an edible bracket fungus, Fistulina hepatica, that grows on trees and can rot the heartwood of living oaks and chestnuts.
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This tall, horizontally branched cactus is probably the most recognizable cactus in Arizona. What is it called?
Also called beefsteak fungus.
Origin of beefsteak mushroom
First recorded in 1890–95
Words nearby beefsteak mushroom
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"Oh, only a beefsteak-mushroom and a scout-twist," returned Julie, nonchalantly.Girl Scouts in the Adirondacks|Lillian Elizabeth Roy