Edibility : edible
Time and place of occurrence : generated in summer ~ autumn on the old or dead tree.
Features : The diameter of cap which is golden or light brown is 4~10cm. When they were young, their shape was half of hemisphere. But they become flat while they are growing. The color of mushroom skin is white or brown at first, but it change to brown color with spots. The surface of the stem’s upper side and bottom have vertical lines. The spore is oval and its color is white or light brown. It is formed in the lumber and it’s known to disassemble the lumber.
Edibility : Inedible
Time and place of occurrence : throughout the year on the old tree or branch of broadleaf tree
Feature : The diameter of cap is 2~5cm and the thickness of mushroom stem is 1~3mm. The shape of the fruit body is fan shape or semicircle shape. The fruit body is hard and has white color. The surface is ring-shaped and has various colors. The stem of the mushroom is columnar soil structure and dark brown.
Form : Evergreen broad-leaved tendril (vine) shrub
Characteristic :Leaves face each other and they are oval. The surface of it is dark green and the edge is simple. Fruits ripe ins September and flowers bloom in May~June. The flowers change their color from white to brown. Branches are dark brown and have no hair. Roots come out from its stem and stick to other things. It grows in all over the Korea.
Where you can see this species at Dongbaekdongsan :It can be seen inside and the edge of the ‘Dongbaekdongsan’ forest. Especially we can see their flowers at May around ‘Meonmulkkak’.
Time and place of occurrence : generated in summer ~ autumn, on the old tree of broadleaf tree
Features : The diameter of cap is 1~5cm and thickness is 1mm. Its shape is kidney or fan but it is rarely shelf shape. It has a hair of fiber whose color light gray-white alternately on the surface. Also white hair grows tight , ring patten is sag and it doesn’t have whinkle. Gills are hard and its size become irregular. Hymenium of mushroom is smooth and it has many color (white, yellow-white, light dark brown etc.) Hymenium has hypha whose shape is pipe but we can’t see it because it is colorless. Spore size is 5~6.5×2~3µm and shape is long oval. It grows a dead or old tree from a group.
The place you can see in Dongbaek Garden : It grows at trees near walking trail and under branch.
Time & Place of occurrence : generated in summer~autumn, at stem of Serrata Oak, Daimyo Oak, etc.
Features : The diameter of cap is about 5~20cm. The shape is the sphere or the egg shape. The upper side of it grows hair, and the side, the back have many drooped thorns. The thorns’ length is 1~5cm, thickness is 1mm. It is sharp. The vertically cut mushroom’s top is a lump of flesh which has many hole and bottom has group of thorns. That thorns’ color is first white and become yellow or light red-brown after. The tissue of thorn is soft. The surface of thorn develop hymenium and has spores shaped like a ball. The spore’s pattern is white and it’s surface has minute bump. Lion’s mane mushroom is wood-rotting fungi. Also when this mushroom become dry, it change like a sponge and absorb water.
Time & Place of occurrence : generated together throughout the year at coniferous branch.
Features : The diameter of cap which is like semicircle or kidney and lemon yellow or dark red is about 5~20cm. The cap is thin, tough and mushroom stem cling to the cap. The cap which has no hair vast, glossy and has vague ring-shaped. Bottom of cap’s color is light wood color. The thickness of mushroom stem is 2~3mm and it’s color is red brown. The stem grow from mushroom’s side or center. Qigong is off-white and 1mm. The hole is minute that is difficult to distinguish with the naked eye. Spore is 6~8×4~5㎛. It’s color is colorlessness and shape is like an egg. The mushroom cause decomposition because of wood-rotting fungi.
The place you can see in Dongbaek Garden : It grows at alive tree’s stem in deep forest.
Time and place of occurrence : 1 year all through distributed at broadleaved old tree.
Features : The size of cap is 4~4.5×2~2.5cm. The shape is hemisphere or kidney. The surface of cap be covered with scale of thin hair shape. The surface color is dark yellow. Finally it is changed yellow. Edge of cap is thin and rolled down. The color of mushroom skin is white or yellow. The length of qigong is 1~3mm and hole becomes longer that looks like the teeth of a comb. It’s has gap on edge of qigong. The stem of mushroom generates at side, and this is very short. Spore has no color and it’s skin is smooth, long oval.
The place you can see in Dongbaek Garden : It grows on the The branch which rotted Around the walkway.
Time and place of occurrence : The branch or the tree branch which fell of the broad-leafed tree which died in summer~autumn.
Features : The diameter of cap is 0.6~22cm. when immature, its shape is steamed Is round mountain and gradually becomes flat and cap edges is back over. The surfaces has hairs, Its color is Cream or flesh-colored. Cap edges is sharp. The color of the wrinkle is identical with cap colors. The wrinkles are loose, ledge of the wrinkle has hairs. size of mushroom stem is 5~20×0.3~1mm, the shape is cylindrical. The color of mushroom stem is white, lower parts is dark brown. In mushroom stem surfaces there is a white hair of the fibroid material. Tthe size of spores is 7.7~10.36×2.7~3.7㎛, and its shape is various. Pattern color of spore is white.
The place you can see in Dongbaek Garden : It grows from the short thin branch in forest Around the walkway.
Time & Place of occurrence : generated together in summer~autumn, at sunshiny stone’s crack and in forest.
Features : The diameter of cap is 1.5~3cm. At first, it is convex and it become depressed. The surface of cap is flat and it split thin like small piece of scales. The color is generally purple but when the mushroom is dry, it become light like dark-gary-brown without gills. Gills is adnexed, purple, and the color of it isn’t change even if the mushroom is dry. The length of mushroom stem is 3~7cm and thickness of it is 2~5mm. The mushroom stem’s thickness is same up and down and it’s surface seem like fiber and it’s purple that same as cap. The spore is 7.5~9㎛, globular and it’s surface has small bump(thorn). This spores form mycorhiza that accrete with other plants.
The place you can see in Dongbaek Garden : It grows on leaves or connect at ground among falled leaves in the forest and around a walking trail.
Time & Place of occurrence : summer~autumn, broadleaved ground or land of a forest, roadside.
Features : The diameter of cap is 3~8cm. When the mushrooms are young they become dented and flat. It is depressed. The mushroom is light brown and the surface of cap has line like the thread spreads. The gills of mushroom is reddish brown and decurrent, and rough. The length of mushroom stem is 5~8cm and thickness of it is 6~8mm. The mushroom stem is hard, tough and it’s surface has stripes. The spore is 7.5~8.5㎛, globular and it’s surface has thorn. The thorn is very small about 1㎛.
The place you can see in Dongbaek Garden : It grows on falled leaves at walking trail one by one.