Discover the world of root fungi

Fungi are everywhere - you can find them in lush tropical forests, in deserts and even in the depths of our oceans.

A vast number of fungi live inside of plant roots. Most of these fungi are beneficial or harmless to plants, but some can cause severe diseases.

If you want to know more about these fascinating fungi, explore our info and data pages.

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