Blue Mushrooms

Blue mushrooms are found in the Puketi Rain Forest amongst the giant ancient Kauri trees,also sometimes common in lowland Conifer Broadleaf Forests.

The Puketi Forest is experiencing a very mild Autumn with good rainfall creating a great growing season for the Blue Mushroom.

The bright sky- blue colour of the Enteloma hochstetteri resembles the blue wattle of the Native Kokako bird henceEnteloma hochstetteri the Maori name for this Fungus Were-were Kokako,

By | 2011-05-26T11:46:52+00:00 May 26th, 2011|Birds, Eco Tours.Conservation, Environment, News, Plants, Uncategorized, Walks|0 Comments

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