Observation 24409: Inonotus hispidus (Bull.) P. Karst.

When: 2009-08-11

Collection location: Howarth Park, Santa Rosa, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Drechsler (debdrex)

No specimen available

Notes:
This appears to be a youngster and also seems to be the third fruiting on this tree. There’s an old one right next to it and a large one above. This tree also appears to be struggling with infection by some other organism, possibly Phytophthora ramorum (Sudden Oak Death). It was 9cm high and 8 wide.

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This is now 15cm wide.
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A view of the tree in full.

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