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Oyster fungi Artistic licence on a commonly seen wild, edible fungi. This image has also been turned to the side - the mushrooms were growing vertically upward from the log that can be seen. Their natural colour was cream.  Agaricales,Agaricomycetes,Basidiomycota,Fall,Geotagged,Oyster mushroom,Pleurotaceae,United States,autumn,pennsylvania Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Oyster fungi

Artistic licence on a commonly seen wild, edible fungi. This image has also been turned to the side - the mushrooms were growing vertically upward from the log that can be seen. Their natural colour was cream.

    comments (7)

  1. Beautiful exposure, Ruth! Posted one month ago
    1. Thank you Ferdy. Great that you allow these edited, more artistic shots sometimes. Posted one month ago
      1. Not much of a rules person myself :) Posted one month ago
  2. Yes, so silky in appearance! Posted one month ago
    1. Not only the shape of the cap, but the pearlescence here reminded me very much of oysters. Perfect common name. Posted one month ago
  3. I can taste it from here Ruth. Posted one month ago
    1. Shame to put these in to a dish for eating! Posted one month ago

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By Ruth Spigelman

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Uploaded Jun 28, 2020. Captured Sep 18, 2015 14:00 in 440 State Rte 1059, Finleyville, PA 15332, USA.