Kombucha as a home healer
And you know what a tea mushroom is.Surely you had to see him from relatives or acquaintances in a three-liter bank somewhere in a secluded place of the apartment. If you describe it in a nutshell, it is very similar to a jellyfish: it has a pale yellow hue and a discoid shape. At first glance it may seem that it represents a whole organism, but in fact the tea fungus consists of yeast fungi and a colony of acetic acid organisms. It should be noted that the composition of the tea fungus is quite complex, and it was not possible to study it to the end, just as to establish the place of its origin. Some tend to grow it already started in Ancient Greece, while others believe that his homeland is the island of Ceylon. In principle, today it is not so important, after all, after several years of unpopularity, the tea mushroom gradually began to appear in many modern families. Why? It is simply assumed that the fungus is able to heal from any disease. For example, it is used to treat diseases of the digestive tract, skin, diseases of the bladder, kidneys, liver. They also drink when losing weight, strengthening immunity and getting out of stress. Interested? The question arises: "How does the kombucha grow this amazing creature?" If you really want to have such a friend, then nothing is impossible. And you will see this now?
So, where to get the therapeutic tea mushroom?To begin with, ask friends, it is likely that he already lives with some of them. In this case, you need to ask for a small part of it, but remember that it should not just be torn off: the fungus grows weak and painful. To do everything right, you need to separate the daughter film from the mother's mushroom and put it in a jar of clean water. Only in this way you can transport it. If your searches are not successful, then go to the pharmacies, in some of them it may be available. But if you do not have any of these ways to find a tea mushroom how to grow it yet. Very simple, on their own. To do this, prepare strong tea leaves and leave it in a warm place for 3-4 days. After this time you will notice, how on the surface of welding formed oily film, slippery and unpleasant to the touch. This is your mushroom. Leave it in this position for a while, so that it gets stronger. For this you will need 2-3 months. Approximately by the end of this period, you must prepare a place for kombucha habitat and a nutrient medium.
So you found a tea mushroom how to grow it, youalready almost know. Remained small. Usually this miracle mushroom lives in a three-liter jar. You can take any container, but it should be glass and with a narrowed neck (but not a bottle). Wash the container with hot boiled water without the use of detergents. To the bank is better cleaned, it can be left for a few minutes soaked in hot boiled water. Now let's prepare a tea solution: you can not use tap water, it's better if it's a spring water. You can take distilled water from bottles and filter. Tea solution can be done this way: brew tea brew in two liters of water at the rate of 1 teaspoon of tea per liter of water plus 100-130 grams of sugar. In the future, you can already do it by sight. The solution should be cooled and poured into a container, where the home tea mushroom will live. Immerse the solution in the solution. Take care that the jar is not filled with mortar to the top. The fungus will continue to grow, and it will require space. In consequence, about once a week, the fungus must be removed and washed with cold boiled water, and the tea solution itself must be changed every 3-5 days. If you do not carry out such care, your child can die.
Now you know that such a tea mushroom asgrow it, and what it's for. It remains only to note that over time the fungus will grow and require more attention to itself. In addition, your waste will increase for the preparation of a tea solution. So first of all, think about whether you are ready to invest your time and money in the mushroom.