The Punctilious Mr. P's Verdigris Mushrooms place cards
The Punctilious Mr. P's Verdigris Mushrooms place cards
The Punctilious Mr. P's Verdigris Mushrooms place cards
The Punctilious Mr. P's Verdigris Mushrooms place cards
The Punctilious Mr. P's pack of place cards on wooden charger

Verdigris Mushrooms

Regular price $45.00

Mushrooms exist in a magical world. This special set from The Punctilious Mr. P's Place Card Co. is a celebration of Woodland Mushrooms. These woodland themes set a very chic table by bringing a touch of the outdoors to your tablescape and invites your guests to forage throughout the table.

Mushrooms Identified:
This set features Verdigris agaric (L. Stropharia aeruginosa) and the commonly known green-cracking russula, the quilted green russula, or the green brittlegill (L. Russula virescens).

Conversation Sparker:
Raw brown mushrooms are 92% water, 4% carbohydrates, 2% protein and less than 1% fat. In a 100 gram (3.5 ounce) amount, raw mushrooms provide 22 calories and are a rich source of B vitamins.

The term "mushroom" goes back centuries and were never precisely defined, nor was there consensus on application. Between 1400 and 1600 AD, the terms mushrom, mushrum, muscheron, mousheroms, mussheron, or musserouns were used.

Delineation between edible and poisonous fungi is not clear-cut, so a "mushroom" may be edible, poisonous, or unpalatable.

China is a major edible mushroom producer. The country produces about half of all cultivated mushrooms, and around 2.7 kilograms (6.0 lb) of mushrooms are consumed per person per year by over a billion people. In 2014, Poland was the world's largest mushroom exporter, reporting an estimated 194,000 tonnes annually.

Separating edible from poisonous species requires meticulous attention to detail; there is no single trait by which all toxic mushrooms can be identified, nor one by which all edible mushrooms can be identified. 

Mushrooms with psychoactive properties have long played a role in various native medicine traditions in cultures all around the world. They have been used as sacrament in rituals aimed at mental and physical healing, and to facilitate visionary states.

Did you know that you can now order any theme with Menu Cards and Buffet Tags that coordinate with your place cards!

  • 16 cards to a pack
  • 2 image set
  • Size: 3.4" x 2.1" or 86mm x 54mm (standard credit card)
  • Printed on sheet-fed hot-press cotton rag watercolor paper with archival Japanese inks
  • Complimentary Digital Calligraphy Service:
    • Choose your style of calligraphy above, then add up to 16 guest's names.
    • "ADD TO CART."
    • Suggested Orientation: Vertical. Digital Calligraphy on vertical cards is written on an angle.
    • ALL cards printed custom & bespoke to order. NO RETURNS unless in error by us.
    • Made-by-hand in our workshop in Old Chatham, New York
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