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Monthly Archives: January 2013

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Sunrise 08:18 am      Sunset: 04:12 pm Exidia glandulosa is often referred to as Black Witches’ Butter, perhaps because of its butter-like consistency when wet and its sombre colour; it appears throughout the year on dead hardwood. An alternative theory for the origin of its common name is that it was thought to have the power to counteract witchcraft if the fungi were thrown on to a blazing fire.

Sunrise 08:18 am      Sunset: 04:12 pm Trametes versicolor, also known as Coriolus versicolor and Polyporus versicolor, is a common polypore mushroom found throughout the world. The name translates to ‘of several colours.’

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