Saturday, October 29, 2011

Corralitas Drive: "Chicken Of The Woods" Or Alien Lifeform?

Photo: Diane Edwardson, October 28, 2011.  After light rain and cool nights, the giant "Chicken of the Woods" fungus has plumped back up and faded to an even paler yellow.  (Click on photo to enlarge.) 

Disclaimer: The Corralitas Red Car Property Blog prefers to quote reliable sources, such as Calflora and California Poison Control, on the issue of toxicity. We often get email suggesting some plants are edible. If you are eating your way through the Red Car Property, we DO NOT recommend you eat any plant you find in the Red Car Property neighborhood without first doing your own research.