chicken mushroom


noun

an edible yellow-to-orange bracket fungus, Laetiporus sulphureus, common on tree trunks, in which it causes wood decay.

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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Also called sulfur polypore, sulfur shelf.
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