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More Local Stinkhorns – 3 April 2017

More recent rain has brought out more stinkhorns. Too much rain in fact – many of them have been a bit washed out. Here are some photos taken in parks at Dulwich Hill and along the Cooks River. So far … Continue reading

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Cooks River Fungi – 18 March 2017

With a lot of recent rain, fungi has been popping up in many places. I often go to the Cooks River for recreational cycling and also bird observing, but this time I thought I would go for a walk along … Continue reading

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Barrenjoey Bushcare – 15 November 2015

I joined Enmoore, Stu, Wendy, Martin, Steffy, Su Li, Brent, Jude (NPWS), George and a number of others for a morning of bush regeneration at Barrenjoey. Because of recent rain, and the threat of rain on the day we weeded … Continue reading

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Fungi Time Lapse

I have recently been experimenting with some time lapse movies of Aseroe rubra stinkhorns emerging from their eggs. I have not observed them emerging before and didn’t know how long they take to start emerging, and then once they do … Continue reading

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Local Stinkhorns – Cooks River and Dulwich Hill – 5 November 2015

During the past few weeks, rain has encouraged the fruiting of a lot of stinkhorns in my local area. Most abundant, in a park at Dulwich Hill are a huge number of Aseroe rubra or the Anemone Stinkhorn. These interesting fungi emerge … Continue reading

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More Local Stinkhorns – 22 May 2015

A little bit of rain can facilitate the sudden appearance of stinkhorn fungi. A lot more of the Sea Anemone Stinkhorn – Aseroë rubra had emerged from the wood chips in the park at Dulwich Hill so I thought I … Continue reading

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Stinkhorns at the Park – 19 May 2015

On the way to the shops at Dulwich Hill I walk past a park and a while back a truckload or two of wood chips have been dumped at one corner. The nutrients from fresh wood chips are liked by … Continue reading

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More Cooks River Fungi – 30 March – 7 April 2015

During the past week I have made few visits to the Cooks River to see if any more stinkhorns have appeared. I thought it would be likely after recent rain. I was not disappointed. Lots more have appeared. They are … Continue reading

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