Pheasant Back Mushroom, ( dryad’s saddle )

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Pheasant Back Mushroom, ( dryad’s saddle )

Cerioporus squamosus,

Making mushroom Tea, Mushroom tincture, as well as a variety of tasty culinary dishes are the most common uses for this amazing herbal fungus.

Wild Harvested organic mushrooms by "Tame the Spirit", fresh from the lush forests of Kentucky! Nice cut pieces, fresh and dried to the perfect texture!

Cerioporus squamosus is one of the more common species of polypore shelf mushrooms in our area. This species can be found in most parts of North America.

The name “dryad’s saddle” refers to creatures described in ancient Greek mythology - The dryads, (tree-dwelling nymphs or tree sprites).
These tree dwellers could conceivably fit and ride on this mushroom! The alternative name 'pheasant’s back' comes from the amazing color pattern formed on this beautiful polypore fungus, which closely resembles that of a pheasant’s back.
Pheasant’s Back, or Dryad’s saddles if you prefer, has been featured in the timeless poetry of many author's, including Milton, Coleridge, Thackeray, Keats and others.

Cerioporus squamosus is used as an herbal remedy for a variety of ailments. It's use dates back centuries as a time tested organic herb.

Occult, Witchcraft and Magic folklore uses - Mushrooms have been associated with Archangels, protection, cleansing, positive energy, ego death, death, acceptance and purification. Used in various organic herb magic spells. Used in love mixtures, mojo bags, amulets, jars and charms. A commonly used organic herb for rituals, ceremonies and magick spells among alternative religious practices.

Packaged in sealed retail foil pouch, always guaranteed fresh or your money back!

The information we share on this website is based on research from books, the internet, research papers, and personal experience with native plants. The information contained in this website should not be considered medical advice. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any illness or disease. For diagnosis or treatment consult your physician.

As with any food, allergic reactions can also occur with organic herbs. If you are pregnant or breast feeding do not use this herb. Speak with a medical professional if you have any concerns or adverse reactions.