Observation 98034: Ganoderma P. Karst.
When: 2012-06-22
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Extremely early for any varnished Ganoderma(Reishi) to start fruiting here in Western WA. Usually early August.

Fruiting from pulpy, rotted Western hemlock log.

Temp: Low 60’s, heavy rain.

Will be updating these images (when specimens mature) for pore size information.

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Updated growth a week later(6/29/2012).
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Taken 8/11/12
Images taken today show final stage of growth- completely flattened sporocarp with spore dust collection on cap. Distinctly old growth hemlock canopy- thanks Margaret McKenny!

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