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Biology[edit | edit source]
These orders of fungi are typically red and white, glowing green, or brain-like mushroom caps that only grow in cool, dark and damp environments, like caves. The red and white variety have a particularly useful mutation for humans that allows them to absorb radiation out of bodily tissue when eaten. This cave fungi can also be used to craft hydra, a chem that quickly regenerates crippled limbs.
Variants[edit | edit source]
Cave fungus[edit | edit source]
Red and white mushroom caps found in caves throughout the Capitol and Mojave Wasteland.
Glowing cave fungus[edit | edit source]
Identical to regular cave fungus, save that it gives off a lime green glow.
Brain-like fungus[edit | edit source]
A fungus commonly found on the floors of caves in the Capitol and Mojave wastelands.