A mushroom or toadstool is the fleshy, spore-bearing fruiting body of a fungus, typically produced above ground, on soil, or on its food Source. Wikipedia
Fun Facts about Mushrooms
1. Mushrooms are a fungus, and unlike plants, mushrooms do not require sunlight to make energy for themselves
2. The mushroom is a very nutritious food. Different species can be a good source of vitamin B along with essential minerals such as copper and potassium. While fat, carbohydrates and salt content is very low.
3. Modern studies suggest mushrooms can be useful for antibacterial, anti-inflammatories, and antioxidants. While also helping to reduce blood pressure, moderate blood sugar, reduce cholesterol, enhance the immune system, reduce stress and help in fighting many types of cancer.
Growing mushrooms is so fascinating and rewarding.
If you're the type that loves to learn new skills, that delighted over watching things develop, you'll find growing mushrooms to be a blast.