Category: mushrooms

Talking of fly agarics, here’s one I saw yesterday during the…

Talking of fly agarics, here’s one I saw yesterday during the first quiet hunt of the season. I didn’t pick it in case you’re wondering (thanks, Murzilka!)

“Fly agaric and death cap are poisonous mushrooms! Do not pick…

“Fly agaric and death cap are poisonous mushrooms! Do not pick them!”

Centerfold from Murzilka, Soviet kids magazine (1976) 

It’s a mushroom – vintage Soviet pin

It’s a mushroom – vintage Soviet pin

Vintage mushroom pinback buttons

Vintage mushroom pinback buttons

“Trolleybus of the Forest”, illustration by Konstantin Rotov…

“Trolleybus of the Forest”, illustration by Konstantin Rotov (1956)

Illustration by L. Gamburger (1966)

Illustration by L. Gamburger (1966)

“This artist took three days to learn the words, but all he did…

“This artist took three days to learn the words, but all he did on stage was croak…” Illustration by K. Zotov (1964)

Cat and Goat picking mushrooms. Illustration by Yury Vasnetsov…

Cat and Goat picking mushrooms. Illustration by Yury Vasnetsov (1976)

“Sun Shower” (in Russian, literally: mushroom rain),…

“Sun Shower” (in Russian, literally: mushroom rain), illustration by Syuzanna Byalkovskaya (1968)

Vintage mushroom pinback button made in Estonia

Vintage mushroom pinback button made in Estonia