Sulfur Tuft (Hypholoma fasciculare). Between a rock and a hard place!

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Hypholoma fasciculare, commonly known as the Sulphur Tuft, is a common mushroom. This small gill fungus grows in large clumps on stumps, dead roots, rotting trunks of broad leaved trees and in this case on rocks. The *Sulphur Tuft is bitter and poisonous; consuming it can cause vomiting, diarrhea and convulsions! ENJOY!

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bob vivalafantasia on October 18, 2011

Like, of course!

Tomros - Pano on October 18, 2011

Vivalafantasia, I was pleasantly suprised to find it in your gallery!!

See Art imitating nature in Fantasia gallery

els f on October 19, 2011

fantastic composition.. like !!

Tomros - Pano on October 22, 2011

Hello Els, thank you for your visit, your kind comments and Like 20.

Greetings, Tomas from Toronto

Manek Taolin on October 23, 2011

Beautiful photo!


K. H. Johansen on October 23, 2011

Det er så flot et markro. Kurt

Tomros - Pano on October 24, 2011

Hello *Manek and Kurt *, thank you visiting my gallery and for your comments!!

Thank you for - Like 22.

Manek!, special thanks for Favorite #1!!

Greetings, Tomas from Toronto

Jean Gregory Evans on November 6, 2011

Very interesting image. I'm glad to read your title and first comment. Nice work!!

Tomros - Pano on November 6, 2011

Beautiful is not always good for you!! ;-)

Potoka on November 8, 2011

LIKE Greetings.

Tomros - Pano on November 19, 2011

Hello Potoka!!

thank you for visit, beautiful comments and

Like 25.

Greetings, Tomas from Toronto

Kałużny on February 5, 2012


BritPlom on October 28, 2012

A nice macro!


Greetings, François

flyingdutchman on October 3, 2013

May I rebaptize it in FISSION FUNGUS?


Best wishes

Fred Quader on October 3, 2013

L 30, an awesome shot :)

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Photo taken in Hardy Lake Provincial Park, Torrance, ON P0C 1M0, Canada
Hardy Lake Provincial Park

Photo details

  • Uploaded on October 11, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Tomros - Pano
    • Camera: Panasonic DMC-ZS5
    • Taken on 2011/10/07 13:31:44
    • Exposure: 0.125s (1/8)
    • Focal Length: 24.10mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash