Wikipedia’s article of the day is on the “Phallus Indusiatus”, latin for “Penis wearing an undergarment” apparently.
#reishi #differentiation #fungi #fungus #mushroom
I have a Stewartia in my north bed which is forever looking like it is on its last branch. Each year I look at it, swaddled in lichen and hope for life and each year I am rewarded by new leaves poking out of the ends of branches that look like this:
I am not a decider,…
Here is an anonymous someone (well it is me), doing the GOOD WORK of the Friends of Lichen. Since I have no new projects lined up involving non-crustous lichen I am trying to re-affix fallen lichen near where I find it. Sadly, in my lichen-dripping surroundings it is often tricky just…
Mucor sp. #fungi #zygomycota #micro #spore #microscope #science #biology #medicine #specimen