I have these things growing in the mulch. Any ideas what it is?

Asked September 2, 2013, 3:49 PM EDT

I have these things growing in the mulch. Any ideas what it is?

Howard County Maryland

1 Response

Yes, this is a stink-horn mushroom. The fungal spores for this mushroom along with many other mushrooms can be contained in mulch. It is a very normal occurrence for mushrooms to pop up every once in a while. Just knock them down or rake them up and dispose of them.

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