What would you like to do?

Why are mushrooms growing on top of your grandmother's grave?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

Because graveyard soil tends to be rich in organic matter, there is a chance that mushrooms may grow around the graves.

Specifically, the soil-dwelling critters of the soil food web die and decay. Their body parts break down and in so doing enrich the soil with nutrients such as nitrogen. The nutrients tend to stay in place in graveyard soils. So the nutrients are there to be accessed by plants - such as mushrooms - that favor nutrient-rich soils.
1 person found this useful
Thanks for the feedback!

How do you grow mushrooms?

Growing mushrooms is achieved in several successive steps, and ismuch more complicated than growing plants, generally. Mushroomsform from mycelium, which is the vegetative par

How to grow mushroom?

Answer . Actually mushrooms don't need sunlight at all because not being plants (they are fungi) they do not perform photosynthesis. What they do need is decomposing organi

How do mushrooms grow?

  they grow in the ground with soil   they also dont take long to grow and are verry convienet

What is a sacred plant to grow on a grave?

probably the Red Fern, because they say that they can grow throughanything! Things like winter, fall, spring, and summer. They can even grow through tough times, like sadness

Can you grow a mushroom from a mushroom?

To grow thestandard quality based Mushroom, there is a particular method whichfollows under the direction of the experts. Agrinoon is especiallyknown for catering the best Mus

Why mushroom grow were a death mushroom is?

Mushrooms often grow where other dead mushrooms are found because  the mushroom itself is not the "plant". A mushroom is the flowering  body, or spore producing offshoot of

What are mushrooms with black-edged tops?

Two mushrooms that have black edges on the tops are: Shaggy Mane - A large white cylinder-shaped mushroom with brown upturned shaggy scales. As it matures, the cap dissolves