Mushroom?

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What is the weird… fungus… I found in my backyard? I did my best to take a photo of it. Any mycologists out there?

4 Comments to Mushroom?

  1. Brian Fitzpatrick says:

    May 13th, 2007 at 8:20 pm

    Marie sez it’s a Morel.

    Google sez Marie’s Right

  2. Jim Blandy says:

    May 16th, 2007 at 12:45 pm

    That looks like a morel to me, too! You’re amazingly lucky to have morels in your back yard.

  3. Chad Whitacre says:

    May 16th, 2007 at 6:18 pm

    Yeah, morel. My brother-in-law has them on his property, and they have to chase people away. They go for $50/lb. around here. Fry it lightly in butter and eat it (with kippers?).

  4. iBanjo » Blog Archive » Dear Mycologists says:

    September 28th, 2008 at 9:43 pm

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