Morrow man unearths massive morel


Staff report



Courtesy photo The species of fungus is among the most prized of all wild mushrooms.


Courtesy photo Howard Taylor, Morrow County resident, stands with his found mushroom


Morrow County resident Howard Taylor, 85, has spent a lifetime hunting for fungi.

He has recently found his biggest prize to date, a 7-inch yellow morel mushroom. Taylor found the large morel during a mushroom hunting expedition near his home.

Courtesy photo The species of fungus is among the most prized of all wild mushrooms.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/29/2016/05/web1_morel.jpgCourtesy photo The species of fungus is among the most prized of all wild mushrooms.

Courtesy photo Howard Taylor, Morrow County resident, stands with his found mushroom
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/29/2016/05/web1_rockin.jpgCourtesy photo Howard Taylor, Morrow County resident, stands with his found mushroom

Staff report