Strange Growth on Sheet Mulch

strawboss(NV zone 6)June 19, 2008

Can you guys take a look at this and tell me if it is something you've seen before and whether it is a good thing or a bad thing? Read my friend's description...pretty strange.

http://nonevpermaculture.blogspot.com/search/label/Mystery

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shebear(z8 NCentralTex)

Dog vomit fungus......pretty normal thing on wood mulch. Not a problem but it does look strange.

    Bookmark   June 19, 2008 at 2:23PM
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brendan_of_bonsai(4b AK)

Slime mold is a more accurate name for it. It eats carbohydrates and bacteria, won't hurt anything, looks like it might be sporulating in the picture or near to it.

    Bookmark   June 30, 2008 at 2:05PM
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