Pink upright brancing fungi about 15cm tall
This fungi was found near the underside of a rotting log. The area was moist and these were found right after a few days of rain.
Hundreds of these, growing wild, along the upper part of Upper McDonald Creek trail in Glacier National Park.
In mixed oak woodland, deep duff.
The genus Ramaria comprises approximately 200 species of coral fungi. Several, such as Ramaria flava, are edible and picked in Europe, though they are easily confused with several mildly poisonous species capable of causing nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea; these include R. formosa and R. pallida.