Birch Polypore

Birch Polypore

Fomitopsis betulina

Birch polypore is a mushroom that grows on Birch trees in cold weather climates. The health benefits of birch polypore have been defined as: anti-inflammatory, antitumor, antiparasitic, antiviral and antibacterial.

  • Plant type: Annual
  • Other names: Birch Bracket, Razor Strop
  • Medicinal: Yes
  • Culinary: Yes
  • Ceremonial: No
  • Parts Used: Fruit
  • Side Effects: