Icy cotton candy

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RobFromRedland
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Re: Icy cotton candy

Post by RobFromRedland » January 4th, 2019, 12:47 pm

We saw this up the old Fish Creek road (in the Clackamas area). They seemed to all be coming out of rotting alders We saw quite a few instances of them. I don't ever recall seeing them before, but since they require a very specific set of circumstances, I can understand why.

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Re: Icy cotton candy

Post by derwoodynck » January 4th, 2019, 5:52 pm

Thanks for the links. Really interesting stuff.

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Re: Icy cotton candy

Post by BurnsideBob » January 6th, 2019, 8:41 am

Called Ice Hair, per link in first post of this thread:

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