Botanical Name: Grifola frondosa
Forms Available: Powder, Extract
Maitake mushroom generally forms on the stumps and roots of trees. It is found in the forests of eastern North America, Europe, and Asia. It has a very rich content of vitamin D, phosphorus, potassium, and beta-glucan fibre. These mushrooms are fat-free, cholesterol-free, and low in calorie and sodium. It has long been used in the preparation of traditional Asian medicines. These mushrooms consist of chemicals that can help in stimulate the immune system, reducing blood sugar levels, and fighting against tumours.