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Chaga Mushroom

Inonotus obliquus

Description:

Black fungi, the fruitbody differ in size, but this is about 20 cm in diameter.

Habitat:

Growing on an old birch, in protected forest.

Notes:

As an antropological medicinal remedy it has an adaptogen effect when ingested. Very high content of antioxydants and melanine.

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Vestfold, Norway

Lat: 59.11, Long: 10.39

Spotted on May 3, 2017
Submitted on May 30, 2017

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