Asked November 27, 2016, 1:55 PM EST

My mom found this GROWING on her baseboard of an interior wall. it's so strange looking. Any idea what it is?

Chesterfield County Virginia

1 Response

It is most likely one of the molds that like to grow underneath the carpet and rarely comes out to grow on baseboard or other structures touching it. It looks like Chaetomium sp. If you would like to ID the species, send a sample to V Tech diagnostic clinic.