Photo by Michael Snedic.This wouldn't last an hour in my yard. Two of the herd of grey squirrels are big mushroom destroyers. Any that pop up are usually scattered over the yard before the day is done.
Despite their tiny size, many Marasmius species are tough little mushrooms. In dry conditions they simply shrivel up and wait for the next rain. (I recommend watching the british show The Secret Life of Plants to be fascinated by fungi.
amazing Beautiful Mushrooms Photography by Steve Axford With Fungi, Australian photographer Steve Axford opens the doors to the fascinating world of fungi, capturing the diversity, bright colors and amazing.