This explains a bit of why mushrooms remind me of fairies :)

transylmania: “A fairy ring, also known as fairy circle, elf circle or elf ring ”

Fairy ring and yes, they do exist... there was one on a golf course near a place I used to work... I found the fairy ring while on a walk... it was near a grove of fir trees that had been left on the course.... but the next time I went back with a camera, the groundskeeper had moved the grass and the fairy ring.... I was sad, but I had a witness that it existed!

Fairy rings have a rich folkloric background. In Europe, they’ve been called elf rings, witches rings and sorcerer’s rings. Their tendency to occur in woodland areas have linked them with supernatural stories of fairies and other elusive creatures.

Inside A Fairy Ring Photograph  - Inside A Fairy Ring Fine Art Print

“ Fairy rings occupy a prominent place in European folklore as the location of gateways into elfin kingdoms, or places where elves gather and dance. According to the folklore, a fairy ring appears.

Fairy Ring, we have these in the yard at the other house. Grows where a tree burned many years ago.

Fairy Circle -- A fairy ring, also known as fairy circle, elf circle, elf or pixie ring, is a naturally occurring ring or arc of mushrooms.

Fairy ring.

What to do about fairy rings and lawn mushrooms

Fairy rings occupy a prominent place in European folklore as the location of gateways into elfin kingdoms, or places where elves gather and dance. According to the folklore, a fairy ring appears when a fairy, pixie, or elf appears. It will disappear witho

In English folklore, mushroom rings were known as fairy or pixie rings. These were caused by the wee folks dancing in a circle. As they wore down the grass, they left a circular pattern of basidia (a type of mushroom) behind.

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These guys are popping up all over the place at the moment! A fairy ring also known as fairy circle, elf circle, elf ring or pixie ring, is a naturally occurring ring or arc of mushrooms/toadstools

The Song Of The Dandelion Fairy, a spring Flower Fairy poem:    Sillies, what are you about  With your spades and hoes of iron? You can never drive me out  Me, the dauntless Dandelion!

The Song Of The Dandelion Fairy, a spring Flower Fairy poem: Sillies, what are you about With your spades and hoes of iron? You can never drive me out Me, the dauntless Dandelion!

Fairy rings in moss in Iceland.

abaraphobia: “ “‘Fairy rings’ in moss, Rainbow Mountains region near the Laugavegur trekking route, Iceland. Carpets of moss are common in Iceland’s highland regions. This photo shows a peculiar natural formation, known in Icelandic as “witch’s.

fairy ring, mushrooms.

A fairy ring, also known as fairy circle, elf circle, elf ring or pixie ring, is a naturally occurring ring or arc of mushrooms.

A Treacherous Beauty: The Hazards of Entering a Fairy Ring | FairyRoom

The Fairy Ring; the Enchanted Piper, William Holmes Sullivan - 1908 (Wikimedia Commons)

According to Irish legend, Fairy Rings are the location of gateways into the fairy kingdom. The physical appearance of a circle of mushrooms or flowers are commonly found throughout the Emerald Isle. Folklore states that a fairy ring appears where a Leprechaun, fairy, or any other sprightly mystical creature exists and they will often be found laughing and dancing in the twilight.

According to Legend A Fairy Ring Appears Where A Leprechaun, Fairy, Or Any Other Sprightly Mystical Creature Exists & They Eill Often Be Found Laughing & Dancing In The Twilight

Fairy rings. I love everything about this.

(JPEG Image, 1010 × 1363 pixels) - Scaled Science behind Fairy Rings Circles Mushrooms Dead Tree Graves

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