New Calendar — The Miraculous Mushroom 2017 Wall Calendar Filled with Fabulous Fungi Facts
Did you know that mushrooms are more akin to animals than plants? Discover this and many more fantastic fungi facts in this graphically rich calendar, which profiles twelve different types of mushrooms in their natural settings. Photographer and designer Marianna Armata’s sensuous color close-ups will inform and enchant both novice and expert mushroom hunters alike. From the elegant Amanita muscaria, with its universally recognized red diskshaped cap, to the myth-inspiring fairy-ring, with arcs that can grow more than 30 feet in diameter, this fascinating calendar shines a light on Mother Nature’s tiny recycler.
With accompanying icons on each image, this calendar is also a handy guide that will help you determine which fungi are edible, which are poisonous, and which have medicinal or healing powers. The companion text explains why many mushrooms are critical to the environment. Learn about each featured mushroom’s distinct characteristics while marveling over its artful portrayal.