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Hen of the Woods

Grifola frondosa


Got quite large, at least 30-inch diameter, before turning black and shriveling up.


Hilly, wooded, lawn on clay soil.


There were three or four of these scattered around the yard, mostly above rotted tree stumps. Did not recur this year. Thank you colbyhenderson45 for the ID!

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Ron Rockwell
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Ron Rockwell

Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Aug 15, 2015
Submitted on Jun 20, 2016

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