Search

Content tagged with "mushroom"

Photo of cluster of pinkish crown-tipped coral mushrooms growing on rotting log

Crown-Tipped Coral

Artomyces pyxidatus (formerly Clavicorona pyxidata)
The crown-tipped coral is a many-branched, coral-like mushroom that is yellowish tan with crownlike tips. It grows on the dead wood of deciduous trees.

Read more

Photo of crown-tipped coral mushroom closeup showing branching tips

Crown-Tipped Coral (Branch Tips)

The crown-tipped coral is a many-branched, coral-like mushroom that is yellowish tan. The tips are crownlike, like the pinnacles of a tiny castle.

Read more

Photo of dead man's fingers, a column-shaped fungus, halved, showing white in it

Dead Man's Fingers (Halved)

Inside the dead man's fingers fungus, the flesh (that's what the stuff inside a mushroom is really called) is whitish and tough.

Read more

Photo of mature dead man's fingers mushrooms, lumpy grayish black masses

Dead Man's Fingers (Mature)

Dead man’s fingers is a black, distorted, clublike or finger-shaped fungus with a wrinkled, charcoal-like surface.

Read more

Photo of dead man's fingers, cluster of small gray clublike fungi on wood

Dead Man's Fingers (Young Specimens)

Dead man's fingers grows in clusters at the base of rotting deciduous trees and stumps. In spring, it may be covered with white, powdery spores that blacken as the mushroom matures.

Read more

Photo of mature dead man's fingers mushrooms, lumpy grayish black masses

Dead Man’s Fingers

Xylaria polymorpha
Dead man’s fingers is a black, distorted, clublike or finger-shaped fungus with a wrinkled, charcoal-like surface. It grows in clusters at the base of rotting deciduous trees and stumps.

Read more

Photo of two deadly galerina, rusty brown capped gilled mushrooms

Deadly Galerina

The deadly galerina has a brownish, sticky cap, yellowish to rusty gills, and a ring on the stalk. It grows scattered or clustered on deciduous and coniferous logs.

Read more

Photo of several deadly galerina mushroom caps, viewed from above.

Deadly Galerina

The deadly galerina can be found throughout the year, but is most common in the cooler weather of spring and fall. It is not uncommon to see it pushing through snow on a fallen log.

Read more

Photo of several deadly galerina mushroom caps, viewed from above.

Deadly Galerina

Galerina marginata (G. autumnalis)
The deadly galerina has a brownish, sticky cap, yellowish to rusty gills, and a ring on the stalk. It grows scattered or clustered on deciduous and coniferous logs.

Read more

Deep Fried Chanterelles

Enhance the experience of fresh chanterelle mushrooms by frying them a beautiful golden brown!

Read more