Spore Collection Techniques – Harvesting Spores From Mushrooms
How to collect mushroom spores. This sounds like an interesting project to do with the kids, or yourself. You can make some unique art, and the article also has a link to teach you how to grow your own mushrooms.
"Smoking Mushroom (puffball). Releasing spores." - There you go... finally some spores! They are microscopic but make for a nice cloud when this family of mushrooms go off (with a touch when you find them & they are nonedible) ~:^]>