Photo by (FUngi) Michael Snedic.This wouldnt last an hour in my yard. Two of the herd of grey squirrels are big mushroom destroyers. Any that pop up are usually scattered over the yard before the day is done.
Hericium is a genus of edible mushrooms in the Hericiaceae family. Species in this genus are white and fleshy and grow on dead or dying wood; fruiting bodies resemble a mass of fragile icicle-like spines that are suspended from either a branched.
~~ one of the prettiest fungi to be found in the average back garden, also one of the most harmless. Rainbow fungus grows in tiers of scallop shaped brackets with multi coloured stripes ranging from greys, browns to purple & olive green.