Lion’s Mane

The rare Edible Lion's Mane Mushroom / Hericium Erinaceus / pruikzwam in the Forest. Beautifully radiant and striking with its white color between autumn leaves and the green moss Photographed on the Veluwe at the leuvenum forest in the Netherlands.

Hericium erinaceus

The Mushroom for the Mind

Lion's Mane (Wiktionary)



lion's mane

  1. Cyanea capillata, a large jellyfish that uses stinging tentacles to capture its prey.
  2. Used other than figuratively or idiomatically: see lion,‎ mane.


  • (jellyfish): hair jelly, snotty (slang)

Derived terms

  • lion's mane mushroom (Hericium erinaceus)


  • lion's mane on Wikipedia.Wikipedia


  • Manileños, minneolas, salmonine
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