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Toadstool IRL

from /r/mycology

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In Nature

“The Fly Agaric” by Toradh on deviantART “hedgehog” by jennomat on deviantART “Kids room commission II” by liselotte-eriksson on deviantART Mossy Mushroom Hat by Wandering Lydia (whose blog also features Amanita in the banner)

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Im Zauberwald

This captures a darker aspect of Amanita muscaria that I’m well familiar with: Study for “Im Zauberwald” by Heinrich Schlitt (1849-1923) He also did this piece, which is more lighthearted:

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FedEx Enchanted Forest

I walked into FedEx Office this morning and was greeted by these cute plush frogs with Amanita hats: Apparently they are from a FedEx commercial (I don’t have a TV so I don’t tend to see these things until they … Continue reading

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Cordyseps Toad

“Cordyseps Toad” by Nicholas DiGenova, ink and animation paint on mylar, 2011. via unnaturalist.tumblr.com (Cordyceps are parasitic fungi; although they don’t look anything like A. muscaria, the classic toadstool is certainly symbolically appropriate to be growing on a toad!)

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Toadstool Billiard Cafe

If you’re ever in Emmett, Idaho, drop on by to the:

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