Beyond the Gardens: The Fungarium at Kew Gardens

The largest organism in the world is a mushroom that is over 1,000 years old, covering hundreds of acres in a forest in Oregon USA. All plants on Earth relay on fungi to live, and fungi out number plants six to one. Kew has the largest collection of dried fungi in the world, around 1.25 million specimens.
Below is a short film about the Fungarium at Kew Gardens.  Its quite increadable, but dont take our word for it, why not check it out for yourselves...