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Common Foxglove, she's beautiful, she can heal but she can also kill

22 Mar 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

This undoubtedly beautiful biennial plant is quite popular among gardeners and is very common in nature in the wild. It lives in Western Europe, North Africa, both Americas, Australia and New Zealand. The plant can reach about 1 m in height, a...

Spectacular Rustgill - arboreal mushroom, unfortunately inedible

21 Mar 2024 1 minute read 1 comment madventure

    This beautifully colored arboreal mushroom is hard not to notice. The eye-catching orange-yellow or ocher color contrasts strongly with the dark background of the tree. We can meet the fungus in late summer, even at the end of July...

Old man of the woods - edible mushroom, hairy like a lamb

20 Mar 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

Not all mushrooms have unique, distinctive features that distinguish them from other species. This mushroom undeniably has such a feature - it is hairy like a sheep's skin and it is impossible to confuse it with any other mushroom. This is a...

Spring plants in mushroom forests - Lamium lakulatum and Ophrys lutea

19 Mar 2024 1 minute read 1 comment madventure

Lamium lakulatum It is quite a common plant, because it can be found almost everywhere. It grows in thickets, clearings, pastures, in ditches. But just because she's popular doesn't mean she's ugly. On the contrary. It is a perennial with deco...

Phellinus tuberculosus - an arboreal pest of fruit trees - a nuisance for fruit growers

18 Mar 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

This species of fungus has no health properties, it is not edible, but it is a pest of fruit trees and a nuisance to fruit growers. It feeds not only on dead trees, but also on living ones, causing white rot of wood and dying of affected branc...

A mallard with a split brain

17 Mar 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

Birdbrain Saying someone has a bird's brain certainly shouldn't apply to ducks. Did you know that almost all ducks only use half of their brains at a time? The work of the duck's brain is closely related to the life of the duck, which must be a...

Dirty tricholoma - very tasty summer edible mushroom

16 Mar 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

This edible mushroom, which appears in Europe already in July, can be found mainly in pine forests. It usually grows in groups, growing directly from the ground. It often grows in an environment where there is a lot of moss. If the autumn is...

Orange oyster beautiful arboreal mushroom

15 Mar 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

This representative of arboreal fungi appears in late spring and grows until late autumn. Its habitat is dead coniferous trees, most often it is pine or spruce. It grows trees in bundles. Its cap has a diameter of 2 to 10 cm. Like most arb...

Scutiger pes-caprae - a very rare edible mushroom

14 Mar 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

This very rare species of mushroom, if you are lucky, can be observed from summer to autumn in European conditions in coniferous forests, especially in foothills. It is a mycorrhizal species and needs the vicinity of pine trees. It grows dire...

Golden jelly fungus like "Haribo gummies"

13 Mar 2024 1 minute read 1 comment madventure

  This arboreal jelly-like mushroom is a common species. This fungus is a tree parasite and can be found in all types of forests. Mushrooms can have different colors. Most often it is a shade of yellow or orange. It does not grow too large, it can...