Westmount Park – Bracket Fungi

A beautiful, sulphur-coloured, bracket fungi (Laetiporus sulphureus) growing on an Oak in Westmount Park.  Commonly, known as the “Chicken Mushroom” in North America due to its taste. In Great Britain, reported cases of poisoning, have classified this species as inedible.

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