sponge morel


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Related to sponge morel: Morchella esculenta, Morrell
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Noun1.sponge morel - an edible and choice morel with a globular to elongate head with an irregular pattern of pits and ridgessponge morel - an edible and choice morel with a globular to elongate head with an irregular pattern of pits and ridges
genus Morchella, Morchella - genus of edible fungi: morel
morel - any of various edible mushrooms of the genus Morchella having a brownish spongelike cap
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The yellow, black, and gray sponge morels are found on the ground; shell, or oyster, mushrooms grow on sides of trees; large, white puff balls grow on the round.