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September 30, 2019 - Wide Open Spaces

Chicken of the Woods: Everything You Need to Know About This Wild Mushroom

Chicken of the Woods: Everything You Need to Know About This Wild Mushroom

We know, it sounds crazy, but some people even refer to these wild mushrooms as a "chicken substitute."

This mushroom consists of a few different subspecies in the Laetiporus genus. Unlike morels, which can be tricky to spot, chicken of the woods usually sticks out like a sore thumb when fruiting, especially in late summer when everything else in the woods is still green. This is thanks to the vibrant, bright yellow and bright orange color patterns that are common. It also grows quite large, in a shelf-like structure that is hard to miss.

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