Yucky Weed in my front yard

Christina_154October 4, 2012

I really need to know what this is?? Has anyone ever seen it before? If so how do I kill it??? It came up a few months ago but was only one shoot, this time it came up and there were two.....it looks disgusting and it concerns me because of my kids and my dogs

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carol23_gw

It's a stinkhorn fungus. They smell bad.

Here is a link that might be useful: stinkhorn fungus

    Bookmark   October 4, 2012 at 7:37PM
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rhizo_1 (North AL) zone 7

But they are not harmful to your kids, dogs, you, your plants, or anything else. Stinkhorns are an important part of a natural recycling system.

    Bookmark   October 7, 2012 at 3:13AM
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