A group for images of those soft and weird fungi and mushrooms that you find.

Open Sesame.... (Fungi) Challenge.

This challenge closed over 6 years ago.

The Challenge

Fungi open up for mostly one reason and this is to release it’s spores. Please enter an image of a fungi which clearly shows that it is opening up.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for that image which you think best represents Open Sesame….
And is by the groups and challenge rules.

Rewards & Prizes

For the winning image; A spot on the overview page of this group and a congrats winners Banner.

Additional Information

A big thank you to dejas for adding this image into the group. It makes a perfect example image for this challenge.

Cover Image: fungus by dejas


The Top Ten

Common Puffball liberating spores by dilouise

Common Puffball liberating spores by dilouise was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 7 votes.

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  • Earthstar 2 by steppeland
  • Tower above you by Helena Bolle
  • frills by linmarie

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