˚Purchawka chropowata (Lycoperdon perlatum) ejecting sporesMore known as Puffball mushroom

Purchawka chropowata (Lycoperdon perlatum) ejecting spores More known as Puffball mushroom - step on one of these and dust will shoot out every single step

Mushrooms by Steve Axford

Panus fasciatus fungi ~ Absolutely incredible photos by NSW, Australia photographer Steve Axford :-O

Earthstar fungus releasing spores. Always tripping over these things and freaking myself out.

Earthstar fungus releasing spores- because nature is cooler than you'll ever be.

themagicfarawayttree:    Russian Leather Waxcap

Fungi / Mushrooms - “Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts.

Purple mycena

Purple mycena by Steve Axford These are quite common around here. They grow in the rainforest on the end of sticks so they are raised a bit from the ground. The perfect spot for a photograph.

**Black Trumpet Mushrooms (Craterellus cornucopioides) - The best tasting edible mushroom out there!

Black Trumpet Mushrooms (Craterellus cornucopioides) or Black Chanterelle. This is a very flavorful mushroom. Dried black trumpets are excellent, too.

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Snail Sitting on a Red Mushroom- making mushrooms out of clay or something and painting as a garden decoration or veggie marker would be cute

Cymatoderma elegans var. lamellatum or Leathery Goblet Fungi by Steve Axford

Fungi - Woody pore, bracket and other non-gilled fungi - Stephen Axford Photography - looks like two flowers.

Amanitis sp Mushroom Photograph by SweeMing YOUNG on 500px

This photo comes without an ID. I'm not sure if this was color-altered or not. Tentative ID is Chlorophyllum molybdites.

Mushrooms - amanita pantherina. original vintage lithograph, 1963

Poisonous panther cap mushroom, "amanita pantherina," original vintage lithograph, (We named our cat Wendelina Pantherina after this one.