How Much Do Maitake Mushrooms Cost?

Although this mushroom can be used in cooking, it has primarily been used for medicinal purposes in Japan because it’s known to to promote longevity.  These health benefits began to be researched in the 1980s and has slowly made its way to the United States.  This mushroom grows on wild tree trunks and stumps, and it is successfully cultivated.

Maitake mushroom by Wendell Smith, on Flickr
Maitake mushroom” (CC BY 2.0) by  Wendell Smith

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Average Reported Cost: $12

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  1. Julie (Bosie,  Idaho) paid $24 and said:

    Paid $25 per pound online.

    Was it worth it? Yes

  2. Maitake (McKee,  Kentucky) paid $0 and said:

    Found wild on my property

    Was it worth it? Yes

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