B+ Magic Mushrooms
B+ Magic Mushrooms: Ahhh the B+ magic mushroom, a best seller at The Magic Mushroom Shop and a big favorite among mycologists, beginners and first time trippers. Let’s take a closer look at this popular cubensis strain, known for it’s richness and solid performance.
Introduction to B+ mushrooms
The B+ magic mushroom is a Psilocybe cubensis, a species of psychedelic mushroom. It’s main active elements are psilocybin and psilocin. The p. cubensis species is the most known psilocybin mushroom. Their status is established because p. cubensis are widely distributed and very easy to cultivate.
The story behind the Psilocybe Cubensis B+ strain contains some mystery. The legend has it that a dedicated cultivator from Florida, called Mr. G., developed the strain. It just so happens that he produced an extraordinary strain that would take over the cultivation community by storm, maintaining the title of the best selling strain since the 90’s.
- Cultivation difficulty: Very Easy
- Substrate: Dung, Straw, Various grains
- Potency: Moderate
- Colonization time: 8-15 days
- Colonization temperature: 28 – 30 Celsius
- Fruiting temperature: 23 – 26 Celsius
And in addition to physical appearance, it’s noteworthy that the B+ ranks high in it’s quality and abundance of spores. Advanced cultivators, who make their own spore prints, will be pleased to know that the B+ is a heavy spore depositor.
The B+ strain is a large growing cubensis strain. It can grow from big to huge and you will notice some of the widest mushroom caps that will burst out of the grow bag. Because our flexible friend likes growing inside, it is possible to grow this strain in the comfort of your own home.
Resilient and strong
The B+ Magic Mushroom is one of the most resilient strains. There are many stories about people throwing the substrate in the garden, and then finding that it started growing at that same spot one year later. Sounds amazing, right? A gift that keeps on giving!
Self assured and adaptable. Ideal for beginners who might overdo it with spraying or contaminate their kit as they handle it improperly. This strain quickly adjusts and grows in various temperatures, conditions, and substrates. One of a kind!
The B+ is known to give one of the warmest visual and spiritual trips. Especially for a first homegrown trip.
When looking at various sites, notably Erowid, you will notice that the B+ generates some of the most positive feedback.
Experienced shroomers have titled this gift of nature as a versatile cubensis: great for all situations and occasions. Although they do caution to go slowly until you have an idea how they affect your mind and bodily experience.
How do you prepare for first trips? Read more in our responsible use section and bad trip guide section.
The typical dose for most magic mushrooms is between 1 and 2.5 grams of dried shrooms, you can find the perfect magic mushroom dosage using EROWID’s dosage calculator.
What kind of trip are you looking for? Intense and heavy or light and amusing? Discover the 5 trip levels you should know about
It’s a unique P.cubensis strain and performs very well indoors making it a popular strain for home hobbyists. It tends to yield larger than average fruitbodies that range from moderate to potent for a P.cubensis strain.
The infamous B+ strain of cubensis… what a chameleon this one is. This is by far the most versatile cubensis around. Adapting and growing in such a wide range of temperature conditions and substrates in nature.. It truly thrives to spread its seed, which by the way its a very heavy spore depositor. The B+ has been witnessed growing outdoors in nature fruiting several times in a wide range of temps and substrates. Several times one winter, night time low of 45F, day high of 60F, the B+ just flourished. Spring/summer, low of 75F, high of 90F, the B+ once again fruited beautifully. We’ve heard so many good reports back from growers in Amsterdam that just love this mushroom and how easy it grows, and how beautiful it is, its loved by many.
Although the B+ is not a super fast colonizer, its speed is average, producing some very large mushrooms that are generally a caramel color. When growing in nature in cooler temperatures, it usually always produces a very beautiful color caramel cap and stems. The stems are generally very thick, and it produces some large caps. It also drops a very thick veil. When growing in warmer temperatures, it’s color changes to a more golden color at times.