Appreciation: Puffball

Discussion in 'Fungi, Lichens and Slime Molds' started by allelopath, Oct 20, 2017.

  1. allelopath

    allelopath Well-Known Member 10 Years

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    Just a little puffball, no more than 3 cm across, but I thought it was cool how the soil formed around it. There were quite a few puffballs in the vicinity, but only this one had this "crown".
     

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    vitog Rising Contributor 10 Years

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    Very interesting! It looks as if it grew somewhat larger while the soil was wet and then shrank as the soil dried.
     
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    Frog Contributor Forums Moderator 10 Years

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    Very unearthly looking - UFO-with-crater :-)
     
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