When: 2009-09-01

Collection location: Kaipara harbour, Auckland, New Zealand [Click for map]

Who: Michael W (Michael Wallace)

No specimen available

Notes:
A sequence of images showing the growth of a cultivated specimen over 22 days with 2-3 days between images.
Substrate was Pinus radiata sawdust/chip and native New Zealand tree fern fronds from Cyathea medullaris.

The first image shown is of the fully matured specimen!

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beeeyoutiful!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-09-01 17:55:34 EEST (+0300)
Congratulations!
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2009-09-01 17:53:47 EEST (+0300)

An apparently succsssful cultivation! Can I ask what the ratio of chips to fronds was? Also, it appears that this may not have been the only specimen to fruit from your substrate: isn’t that another primordia at the base of the first? Does W.n-a fruit in multiples from the same base?