Fungi & protista

Mushrooms are closer to the animal than vegetal world because they can not produce their own food like plants.

Mushrooms have up to 6 different sexes.

Mushrooms recycle mineral salts,  promote plant growth, are used for soil remediation

470 million years ago the vegetation migrated from the oceans to the mainland thanks to a mushroom:

Modern agriculture has forgotten this crucial symbiosis. Recreating this link is important for reforestation

In the region:

Morels (Morchella)- 3 types, symbiotic with lenga, grow better in burnt forest, moist temperate.

01.2018 - October 2019

mushrooms helped plant life
470 millions years ago