Sparassis crispa (NL: Grote sponszwam / EN: Cauliflower mushroom, Noodle mushroom / DE: Krause Glucke, Fette Henne / FR: Sparassis crépu, Clavaire crépue, Morille des pins, Chou-fleur) is a species of fungus in the genus Sparassis. It grows in a globe that is up to 60 cm in diameter. The lobes are flat and curly, resembling lasagna noodles and they are colored white to creamy yellow. They are found growing on wood, usually conifers.
Image: Schilde (BE) – 23/10/2012
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