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White on persimmon logs, orange on elm. Did they live in the trees before they were cut down? Before they started dying?

In this "The Life Scientific" interview with Lynne Boddy, she describes her research which suggests that yes, fungus mycelium grows in live wood and then starts to fruit as the wood dries out, which is how they appear so quickly.

bbc.co.uk/programmes/b082hfw9

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