Observation 92778: Hericium Pers.
When: 2012-04-12
No herbarium specimen

Notes: I thought this was a slime mold until Curecat cut it open. Looks like it was stunted by a few days of low humidity and freezing temps shortly after it sprouted.

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Interesting yellow coloring.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-04-15 10:11:56 CDT (-0500)

Maybe you’re right. Never seen a yellowish Hericium though.

CC’s knives
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-04-14 23:30:45 CDT (-0500)

are things of legend.

It’s a fine cross section Erin
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2012-04-14 23:23:07 CDT (-0500)

I probably would have just torn it open with my fingers, or used the worn out blade from my decades old multitool. I did feel a bit nervous walking in front of you after you whipped out that knife though. Lol.

By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2012-04-14 23:06:27 CDT (-0500)

Oh good..
I bought a handful of box cutters, so I have no more excuses for such jagged cross sections.

Created: 2012-04-14 22:26:03 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2012-04-14 22:53:37 CDT (-0500)
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