Kōrero: Mushrooms and other cultivated fungi

Wood ear

Wood ear

Wood ear fungus grows on decaying branches in lowland forests. Between 1870 and 1950, tonnes were dried and exported to China, where it was stir-fried and made into soup.

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Landcare Research – Manaaki Whenua
Photograph by Peter Buchanan

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Mushrooms and other cultivated fungi - Specialty mushrooms', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/16821/wood-ear (accessed 4 December 2021)

He kōrero nā Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008