Northern Bushcraft

Jelly Ear

Wood Ear
  • fruiting body is is up to 15 cm broad, ear-shaped, rubbery, orange-brown to muddy red/brown.
  • upper surface is smooth.
  • underside may have ribbing.
  • grows in groups on conifers and logs, sometimes including hardwoods.
  • appears in early spring, summer and fall.
  • flavor is mild with no odor; cook before eating.
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Related topics: Edible Plants of BC - Edible Berries of BC - Edible Mushrooms of BC - Edible Seashore of PNW
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