Inky cap mushrooms become a black, inky liquid in order to disperse their spores. Some contain coprine, which increases the unpleasant effects of alcohol intake.
Great wild mushroom photos! Learn why mushrooms and fungi are important and what they do in addition to providing food.
The State of New York has a beautiful array of mushrooms and other fungi growing among the oak, maple, and beech forests. This photo gallery of orange and yellow mushrooms was taken in Frewsburg, a town in the...
A mycorrhiza is a beneficial association between a fungus and plant roots. Mycorrhizal fungi form a communication network in the soil. Some produce truffles.
Identifying mushrooms is an activity that anyone can do. Find out how easy it can be. You might even be surprised how fun it is!