fruiting bodies past pink stage
This was growing in a flower pot on my balcony. The soil was left over from last year, and I dumped a lot of random seeds in it this spring.
Slime mold that starts bright, bubblegum pink and gradually turns to silvery gray.
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Common slime mould in Finland.
This appears to be some sort of fungi. Definitely something I have never seen before. They look to be small pink balls both on a tree stump and on the ground around the stump.
Lycogala epidendrum, commonly known as wolf's milk, groening's slime is a cosmopolitan species of plasmodial slime mould which is often mistaken for a fungus. The aethalia, or fruiting bodies, occur either scattered or in groups on damp rotten wood, especially on large logs, from June to November. These aethalia are small, pink to brown cushion-like globs. They may excrete a pink paste if the outer wall is broken before maturity. When mature, the colour tends to...