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Photo © Jodie Delaney, all rights reserved
Cache River State Natural Area (Google, OSM)
37.3596517548, -88.9236831665
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Description

This delicious sulphur shelf fungus grows on the sides of trees in So. Illinois during September and October, and, just as the name implies, they taste simialr to chicken.

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Chicken of the Woods - Photo (c) jonathantellerelsberg, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
jodiewankenobi's ID: Chicken of the Woods (Laetiporus sulphureus)
Posted by jodiewankenobi about 3 years ago (Flag)
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Chicken of the Woods - Photo (c) jonathantellerelsberg, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
bob-dodge's ID: Chicken of the Woods (Laetiporus sulphureus)

Enjoy your dinner. They look delicious

Posted by bob-dodge about 3 years ago (Flag)
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Chicken of the Woods - Photo (c) jonathantellerelsberg, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tonyg's ID: Chicken of the Woods (Laetiporus sulphureus)
Posted by tonyg about 3 years ago (Flag)
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Chicken of the Woods - Photo (c) jonathantellerelsberg, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
jodiewankenobi's ID: Chicken of the Woods (Laetiporus sulphureus)
Chicken of the Woods - Photo (c) jonathantellerelsberg, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
Community ID: Chicken of the Woods (Laetiporus sulphureus)
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