Strange White Fungi growing around my Lavender Shrubs

almondsnowJune 29, 2013

Hi All,
I've got some strange white fungi looking stuff growing around a few of my lavender shrubs. This makes me concern because first I have no idea what they are, second if they are harmful to the plants or even my family.

I have attached a picture. If someone can help me ID what they are that would be very much appreciated.

Thanks!
-almondsnow

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almondsnow

Here's a close up from another lavender shrub.

    Bookmark   June 29, 2013 at 8:23PM
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rhizo_1 (North AL) zone 7

It's one of the neat cup fungi called Bird's Nest fungus. Not a problem to you or your plants.

This post was edited by rhizo_1 on Fri, Jul 12, 13 at 21:38

    Bookmark   July 12, 2013 at 7:35PM
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michael1846(6)

When it rains or when you water you plants does it fill that would make an amazing picture

    Bookmark   July 15, 2013 at 4:29PM
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