Mad for mushrooms



FUN WITH FUNGI—A Conejo Valley resident recently found rare morel mushrooms in her backyard. Courtesy photoThere are about 50,000 species of mushrooms in the world. They come in all shapes and sizes. Some don’t even look like mushrooms. Most people would probably only recognize the limited varieties available at the grocery store.
That’s the quandary Thousand Oaks resident Donna Long found herself in earlier this month when she discovered a patch of fungi in her backyard. She turned to the inter...

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