Deep In The Forests Of South Carolina, There’s A Magical Fungus That Glows In The Dark

Exploring the woods and forests of South Carolina is not something we often think about doing after dark, but boy if we did, we may encounter some glowing surprises in the deep recesses of South Carolina’s forested lands. The are several species of fungi that literally glow in the dark in the most magical of ways.

Foxfire has been around for ages (as has the blue haze found in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western South Carolina, although the reason for that haze is entirely different). Have you ever heard of foxfire before? We’d love to know!

To read about another little known element of nature in the Palmetto State, get the scoop on why South Carolina has recently evolved into it’s own major tornado alley in the United States.

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