Name that fungi – number 8
I do know what this one is called, and am going to risk a ‘spoiler’, because it’s so interesting. It’s called Slime Mold, and Slime Molds were formerly classified as fungi but are no longer considered part of that kingdom. It fascinates me.
I’m told that it moves, but it moves veeeeery slowly. This film, proves it…………………..
By Bernie Bell
Yesterday’s was possibly a Conical wax-cap, or it might be another Blackening Wax-cap . Oh dear.
Glad to have moved on to something I can recognize – the wonderful world of Slime Mold. They can be paler – almost white – or very yellow. Not the tiniest bit tempted to eat one!
Mike describes them as being ‘”A strange amoebic organism”. They are the stuff that horror films are made of – giant Slime Molds, creeping across the land, absorbing………..