Welcome to the plain mushroom

Welcome to the plain mushroom

A blog that is dedicate to learn more about mushrooms and fungi all together. I plan on writing about all sort of topics, like different species of mushroom, identification, recipes, and foraging tips.

  • The Austin Mushroom Conference 2024

    Took a trip down to Austin TX for the sake of mushrooms and mycology. Central Texas Mycology society and mycelium matters host an conference at The university of Texas in Austin. This was a 1 day event that talk about different topics in mycology, like introduction to foraging, mushrooms as a meat replacement, mushroom farming…


  • Texas Mushroom Fest 2024

    A weekend full of family and outdoor fun. This year in May 2024, the North Texas mycology association has there second annual Mushroom Fest. This year the focus was on Camping and Fried Mushrooms. The Festival had guided foraging workshops and Lectures mainly about mushroom identification. This was held at the Learning Garden north of…


  • Looking for Mushrooms In Everyday Life

    Mushrooms are a very fascinating organism that seems to appear randomly out in the wild. And you finding a mushroom it is usually gone by the next day. To most all mushroom look the same. That generic stem and cap that it either white or brown. But if you take a closer look, mushrooms are…