Antlers in the Woods

Two cool fungi that I’ve found in the woods this winter resemble small antlers poking out of the ground or wood. They are distinctive and easy to find if one looks actively for them. Carbon Antlers (or Candlesnuff Fungus) Carbon Antlers (Xylaria hypoxylon) showing distinctive white forks that suggest antlers. Carbon Antlers (Xylaria hypoxylon) is a small distinctive black fungus …