Hair Ice produced by Fungi

Hair Ice, I had a wonderful walk with my dogs in the forest by Huntly today and found fantastic examples of Hair Ice. This is produced in freezing conditions by the fungi rotting logs, decomposing the wood. The fungi take in O2, break down the long chain carbohydrates in the wood and release Co2 and…

Freezing weather

Wonderful weather not ! However the Mushroom logs love it. I have been asked many times about protection mushroom logs from frost. I am based in Aberdeen, Scotland and my Mushroom logs are outside all year round. The snow is great as it forms a protective blanket and slowly melts allowing the logs to soak…