shoestring fungus


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Related to shoestring fungus: Armillaria
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Noun1.shoestring fungus - any of several fungi of the genus Armillaria that form brown stringy rhizomorphs and cause destructive rot of the roots of some trees such as apples or maples
agaric - a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside
Armillaria, genus Armillaria - genus of edible mushrooms having white spores an annulus and blue juice; some are edible; some cause root rot