Green Visions: "Like picking an apple but the tree is underground"

Mar 13, 2019

Flammulina velutipes (Velvet Foot) 2nd Place Pictorial 2018 MMS Photo Contest
Credit ©Tim Clemens

John Lamprecht doesn't mind if you describe him as a "fun guy" - in fact, the president of the Minnesota Mycological Society embraces the bad puns that come from loving the study of fungus.

A man "raised to be terrified of mushrooms" talks about how he became fascinated with the fungus among-us.


Mushrooms of the Upper Midwest by Teresa Marrone and Kathy Yerich

Mushrooms of the Midwest by Michael Kuo and Andrew S. Methven

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