16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Red fungi discovered under tree

Beauty is everywhere! You just have to find it. We had a dead tree our front yard and had to have it removed. When we examined the area later that night, we discovered this amazing, creamy red fungi that had made its home at the trunk of our dying tree.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Dalworthington Gardens, Texas, United States of America
Camera: DMC-FZ1000
Copyright: © L M Thomas