Flame Banana

Flame Banana

20 x 27 x 600 cm, © 2003, price on request
Three-dimensional | Sculpture | Metal
This fungus, Phallus inferno ( Von Neusenwitsch, 1836 ) mostly splits open like a banana. The contents can inflame in a very infement wat. This is why its advised very strongly to keep some distance while indentificating this specimen. Many a mycologist already has burned its nose on this mushroom.