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Hen of the Woods

Grifola frondosa

Description:

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

Habitat:

Hilly, wooded, lawn on clay soil.

Notes:

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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Maitake
Grifola frondosa


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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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