Educational exhibit about mushrooms on display at Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

26th August, 2016 by

By Krista Driscoll

VAIL — “Mushrooms: Keys to the Kingdom Fungi,” an educational exhibit exploring the lives and environmental roles of fungi, is on display at the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center through Friday, Sept. 30. ExhibitThe display, which was put together by a California company called Exhibit Envoy, focuses on the ecology of mushroom-producing fungi and teaches about their beauty, diversity and critical importance to the environment. “I think the best way to think about mushrooms is they’re the fruit of fungi, just like apples on a tree,” said Nanette Kuich, education coordinator for Betty Ford Alpine Gardens. “But the body …

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