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Q.What Are The White Stems Growing Out Of Soil And Attaching To Underside Of Dahlia Leaves?

Zone 15017 | Anonymous added on July 4, 2021 | Answered

They attach with a black fan-like pattern. Some grow up side of pot and attach to pot.

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Answered on July 14, 2021

They are coprinoid mushrooms, but at this point very hard to tell exactly which. The caps turn into a mushy, spore-laden mixture and just so happen to stick to whatever they are touching at the time.

They are not considered harmful, by any means. You should not eat them, however, because some of the coprinoid mushrooms will cause serious discomfort.

Here is an article that will help you with the care of your plant:


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