Year of Discoveredy
Place of Origin
If LtN melanosporum truffles aroma intensity is: 8.5-10
Tuber Indicum aroma intensity is: 0.5-2
Tuber Himalayensis aroma intensity is: 0.5-2
whereas Europe Melanosporum truffles aroma intensity would score: 6-8.5
LtN Melanosporum truffles: Late September of this year-Late January or early February of the next year.
Tuber Indicum: Late December of this year-Early March of the next year.
Tuber Himalayensis: Late December of this year-Early Mrach of the next year.
Most Tuber Indicum and all Tuber Himalayensis habitats are in Yunnan and Sichuan province.
LtN Tuber Melanosporum habitat is around 1500km away from Indicum and Himalayensis habitat.
Tube Indicum has the highest yearly harvest volume of about 45-65 tons in China;
Tuber Himalayensis has the second highest yearly harvest volume of about 8.5-11.5 tons in China;
LtN Tuber Melanosporum has the lowest yearly harvest volume of about 1-2 tons in China.