Sunday, May 2, 2010
Stab a puffball, make it sneeze
Puffballs on the forest floor.
When you stab a puffball spores get coughed up.
The Canadian Encyclopedia has some information on puffballs.
Here is a great page on fungi
I always love to step on them as I walk in the forest, it looks like smoke coming from this little ball.
Notice in the pictures the puffballs are growing on birch bark! Two great forest floor finds