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    10 / 14 / 2021

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We have no idea what this is. There are a half dozen bulbs, shaped about size of a golf ball, white, and they eventually shoot up this off stalk-like thing. Never seen them before. They are sort of ooozy like a mushroom. I dug up all the bulbs I could find and put them in a plastic bag but am curious as to what they are. We did not plant them.


  • laura735 Master Identifier says:

    Maybe a species of stinkhorn mushroom (Phallaceae ). Possible the dog stinkhorn (Mutinus caninus)? Check out Walter’s link for more information. Best wishes!

    Stinkhorn mushroom – Identification and Control

    October 18th, 2021 at 11:51pm

  • laura735 Master Identifier says:

    Link to dog stinkhorn (Mutinus caninus ).

    October 18th, 2021 at 11:04pm

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