'Shrooms

Well, it seems that both my banana plant and my bristlecone pine tree have been growing failures.



So the obvious thing to do is try to grow something else. This was a gift for Christmas:



It says it's "Fun for Kids!" so I might not enjoy this. There's a bag of dirt and spores (I assume).



I've initiated the first step: soak the bag for 12 hours.



Wish me luck, Pappa Smurf!

1 thoughtful messages from friendly readers:

lacochran's evil twin said...

You think I give a shiitake?

Actually, I'm curious to see what you get.