Tag: Mushroom

  • The Tin Toadstool

    The Tin Toadstool

    This unusual metal toadstool was growing in the bottom of someone’s garden along the Oxford Canal. It’s a strange little thing, but it caught my eye. The “real” name for a toadstool (that bright red mushroom with white spots) is fly agaric.

  • The Stone Mushroom

    The Stone Mushroom

    Keeping with the same theme / location as yesterday – this is another stone object that you can find at Coleton Fishacre, though this time instead of a sphere it’s a mushroom. There are Seders of them scattered around near the house. What did this image teach me? The word mushroom may have formed from…