Category: mushrooms

This summer has been excruciatingly bad for mu…

This summer has been excruciatingly bad for mushrooms, so of course the one day I go on a hike without my camera I saw more mushrooms than I have the entire rest of the summer.

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Dog’s Vomit Slime Mold (Fuligo septica) found …

Dog’s Vomit Slime Mold (Fuligo septica) found in the garden this morning

Leucocoprinus birnbaumii

Leucocoprinus birnbaumii

Leucocoprinus birnbaumii

Leucocoprinus birnbaumii

In love with the mushroom candle holder I made…

In love with the mushroom candle holder I made in Mt. Shasta this past spring. There truly is something cosmic about Mt. Shasta, it’s where I picked up my first mushroom book and probably where my mushroom obsession started

Playing with lighting; these shrooms (Leucocop…

Playing with lighting; these shrooms (Leucocoprinus birnbaumii) were growing in a really tight corner so the only way to photograph them was to pick a few 

Leucocoprinus birnbaumii

Leucocoprinus birnbaumii

Leucocoprinus birnbaumii growing beneath the e…

Leucocoprinus birnbaumii growing beneath the eggplant. These are the first mushrooms I’ve seen in my garden this summer, I almost didn’t notice them but I’m going to keep checking for more fruitings

Incredible Costa Rican Amauroderma

Incredible Costa Rican Amauroderma