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14 bizarre and beautiful mushrooms

By: Jaymi Heimbuch on April 17, 2014, 2:54 p.m.
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Hydnellum peckii

This odd mushroom found in North America and Europe goes by many names, including strawberries and cream, the bleeding tooth fungus, the red-juice tooth, and the Devil's tooth. Younger specimens bleed a bright red juice that has anticoagulant properties. Though they aren't toxic, their extremely bitter taste makes them inedible. The species grows under pine trees in forests.