Sunday, August 21, 2011

A Mess of Mushrooms in Nova Scotia

Apparently, Nova Scotia had gotten a lot of rain before we arrived for our visit, creating perfect conditions (moist, dark, and cool) within Truro's Victoria Park for mushrooms. This one was my favorite: 

This one was striking: 

There were a lot of this kind: 

Here are some others:

No one else seemed as fascinated by their presence as I was, but I just don't remember seeing such an array of mushrooms in the park, or anywhere else in Truro. If you know the names of these, I'd love to hear from you.