Fairy Ring and Coral Fungi

a photo of fairy ring fungi
All the mushrooms in the fairy ring above are the fruiting structures of one fungus organism that lives mostly underground.

Photo courtesy of Rocky Mountain National Park.

 
a photo of coral fungi
Coral fungus gets its name from its resemblance to marine coral.

Photo courtesy of Rocky Mountain National Park.

Last updated: August 25, 2015

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1000 US Hwy 36
Estes Park, CO 80517

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