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Purple Club Coral  

Purple Club Coral

Clavaria purpurea. Yes, it is edible, but do you really want to try?
Cantharellus formosus: The Hunt for Pacific Gold

October 9th 2010
The ground bends and distorts underfoot as I gingerly make my way through the rainforest, carefully finding my footing on a forest floor covered with a carpet of brilliant green moss and jumbled, rotting wood. Each step is a carefully calculated hop or tip-toe across catwalks of fallen trees and branches, each log lying on the remnants of older logs and coated with ferns and saplings. After just a ... read more
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Canadian Flag A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the sou... ... read more
27th October 2010

purple club coral in northern Maine
I found PCC in a wet boggy area in northern Maine in Sept 2010. It was brittle. The references I've found say "found on pacific coast. Is it rare up here?

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