Ganoderma sessile (G. ‘lucidum’)  (3 Photos and Description

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Reishi, Lingzhi, Ling Chi” White rotter on hardwoods, especially maple. A hard annual with a reddish lacquered-cap. Spore-bearing surface is white with small pores. Used in Chinese traditional medicine for long life, improving memory, enhancing male potency and scores of other reasons.

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Ganoderma sessile

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