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Berkeley’s Polypore

Photo Courtesy of Neil Mezache

Photo Courtesy of Neil Mezache

 

Found earlier today in NE Ohio, Bondarzewia berkeleyicommonly known as the Berkeley’s polypore.  This wild edible specimen was growing at the base of an oak tree.

Tree Volvariella

Image shot two days ago.

Image shot two days ago.

Image shot yesterday late afternoon.

Image shot yesterday late afternoon.

 

I found this uncommon but widespread edible mushroom growing from the base of a maple tree.