Lion’s mane extract, powder and capsules

The lion’s mane (Hericium erinaceus) has become increasingly popular in the last few years due to its potential to eliminate stress and bring more focus and balance into our lives. With our hectic everyday lives, that is not surprising.

From us you can buy lion’s mane as extract, powder and extract or powder capsules.

Properties and ingredients of the lion’s mane mushroom

Cultivation of the Hericium mushroom began in Shanghai in the 1950s and is now grown in other parts of the world. With an extremely wide range of flavors, it is a popular edible mushroom and delicacy, especially in Asia, where its taste is reminiscent of seafood with a citrus note.

Hericium’s appearance is also unmistakable: its imposing fruiting body is covered with white to cream-colored soft spines, giving it the English name “lion’s mane”.

It’s however not just great on the plate but a very valuable medicinal mushroom as well. Lion’s mane contains all eight essential amino acids as well as zinc, iron, selenium, and organic germanium.

The mushroom also has a high content of polysaccharides and polypeptides. Cholesterol-lowering phytosterols such as beta-sitosterol and ergosterol have also been detected. Hericium also contains erinacin, which seem to be the ingredient behind the mushroom’s potential to stimulate nerve growth.

Lion’s mane use cases in research and practice

Lion’s mane has been known for centuries for its ability to regulate the body and mind. The mushroom’s calming effect on anxiety, sleep disorders, and stress reduction has been, and is currently, studied. There are also other interesting studies on Hericium as an adjunct therapy for certain nervous disorders. Furthermore, it’s also commonly used for gastrointestinal disorders.

Our offering of lion’s mane extract, powder and capsules

productqualityMOQPrice
ExtractOrganic1 kgPer quote
ExtractConv.1 kgPer quote
PowderOrganic5 kgPer quote
Extract capsulesOrganic2000 pieces224 €/2000 pcs
Powder capsulesOrganic2000 pieces152 €/2000 pcs

Cultivation and growing material

We grow our mushrooms in their natural habitat, the Chinese highlands, and rely on the expertise of local farmers.

The growing material used to grow lion’s mane consists of 78% sawdust mix (oak, maple, birch, poplar), 20% organic wheat bran, 1% cane sugar (conventional quality and 1% natural gypsum.

Shelf life and storage conditions

For extracts and powders: 4 years when properly stored: at room temperature or lower, in a tightly closed package that keeps the raw materials protected from light, humidity and insects.

For capsules: 36 months after production when properly stored: at a dry, cool place (room temperature or lower) and protected from sunlight.

lion's mane on a table alongside capsules, extract and powder

Request a quote

Fill out the order form for the amount of lion’s mane raw materials you are interested in and our team will get back to you with a quote. You can write any additional questions you have in the message box. If you’d like to receive the product specifications of the raw materials, just let us know.

We look forward hearing from you!

P.s. If you want a quote regarding multiple mushroom species, please use the contact form.

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Please note, that if you are from Italy, Portugal or Spain you should send your inquiry directly to one of our local distributors:

Italy:

Eigenmann & Veronelli S.p.A.

Mr. Maurizio Garufi

Email: mgarufi@eigver.it

Tel.: +39 02 935 395 75

or

Mr. Dario Pastorello:

Email: dpastorello@eigver.it

Tel.: +39 02 935 395 52

Portugal and Spain:

Eigenmann & Veronelli S.p.A.

Mr. Lluis Restoy

Email: lrestoy@eigver.es

Tel.: +34935456380