Artist's Conk
The Artist’s conk is very common along the Ottawa river and can be found growing off manly hardwood trees, both living and dead. Fungi do not photosynthesise and must get their energy from dissolving nutrients from surrounding material.


Common Fungi for the Ontario region

  • Artist’s Conk
  • Tipplers Bane
  • Mica Cap
  • Cracked-top Agrocybe
  • Fairy Ring Mushroom
  • Sidewalk Mushroom