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Wild Mushroom Foraging

Dates:September 30, 2017
Meets:Sa from 10 AM to 12:30 PM
Location:Main House Wet Lab
Instructor:Tugrul Deluce
Fee: $40.00

Many species of magnificent mushrooms may be growing in your own back yard. Join Tug DeLuce of the Chester County Mycological Association in search of seasonally available wild mushrooms in Mt. Cuba Center's gardens. Learn the identifying characteristics of native fungi and the important roles they play in an ecosystem. This foray focuses on finding edible and medicinal mushrooms, including morels and false morels, using environmental indicators. Dress for the weather, bring a water bottle and snack, and wear sturdy shoes for hiking on moderate slopes.

Rain date for this course is Sunday, October 1 from 1 - 3:30 pm.

Sorry, this course is inactive. Please contact our office to see if it will be reinstated, or if alternative classes are available.