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Stemonitis axifera (Paździorek rdzawy) - mushrooms with unusual shapes

5 Mar 2022 2 minute read 3 comments marianomariano68

A very interesting slime mold fungus. Often walking in the forest, you can meet it, almost at any time of the year, but it is very small and its rusty color blends with the surroundings, therefore it is hardly visible. Bardzo ciekawy grzyb z gatunk...

Fairy Inkcap (Coprinellus disseminatus - Czernidłak gromadny) uncollected edible mushrooms in spring

3 Apr 2022 3 minute read 1 comment marianomariano68

This delicate, beautiful mushroom is a very frequent visitor in our forests. You can already meet him in early spring. And although it is edible and grows in large groups, it is not popular with mushroom pickers. This is mainly due to the size....

Mycena Rosea mushroom with hallucinogenic muscarine

15 Mar 2022 1 minute read 1 comment marianomariano68

The mushroom is inedible or even poisonous. It all depends on the amount that a person will eat. Small amounts may have hallucinogenic properties due to the muscarinic content in the mushroom, which has a destructive effect on the nervous system....

Fungi Friday - Weekend trip to the forest, a multitude of species

17 Sep 2021 2 minute read 0 comments marianomariano68

A weekend trip to the forest did not bear fruit in large numbers of known edible mushrooms, but the pleasant warmth and the multitude of other species made the trip successful. Weekendowy wypad do lasu nie zaowocował co prawda w duże ilości z...

Rosy veincap - a mushroom like from another planet

3 Dec 2021 2 minute read 2 comments marianomariano68

Rhodotus palmatus - a fungus like from another planet Żyłkowiec różowawy (Rhodotus palmatus) - grzyb jak z innej planety The appearance of this mushroom may suggest that it is a mushroom with a psychotropic effect, or a mushroom from another plane...

Can a fungus hatch from an egg? - Common Stinkhorn (Phallus impudicus)

2 Nov 2021 2 minute read 0 comments marianomariano68

The photos below show the individual stages of hatching the shameless phallus. From the stage where the fungus is in the egg, to the point of hatching, when the head appears. Poniższe zdjęcia przedstawiają poszczególne etapy wykluwania się sromotni...

Fungi Friday - Late Summer Fungi of Western Michigan

13 Aug 2021 1 minute read 0 comments tych0_21

Hello again, and happy Fungi Friday! I'm back with more photos from the woods of western Michigan, USA. My most recent walk through the woods brought me across many more beautiful fungal species. Some highlights from my hike include the Oak Bracket (...

Winter is not terrible - Bell-shaped mushroom (Mycena tintinnabulum)

21 Jan 2022 2 minute read 0 comments marianomariano68

This is another representative of the mushroom that is not afraid of winter. It grows even in light frosts, and snow seems to be its natural habitat. To kolejny przedstawiciel grzyba który nie boi się zimy. Rośnie nawet podczas lekkich mrozów, a śn...

Very rare arboreal mushrooms - Saffron oysterling (Crepidotus crocophyllus)

26 Mar 2022 1 minute read 0 comments marianomariano68

This very rare species of mushroom, also known as saffron oyster, was observed in my independent Poland in two regions. The first is the area of the Białowieża Primeval Forest, and the second is near Krakow. Ten bardzo rzadki gatunek grzyba, nazyw...

Coprinellus micaceus 🍄 Mushroom

10 Jul 2022 1 minute read 4 comments valerianis

When I was a child, I was told that mushrooms are the little elves that live in our gardens. I had no idea what they were and found it difficult to believe that they existed at all. I only believed in them because my parents told me so, and I had nev...