Hmm, I might have to argue that fungi are primitive plants. Now you're challenging me to look up my high school biology!Beautiful photo. My husband likes to photograph fungi also.
The title of the post was cut and pasted from here:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MushroomBut Wikipedia isn't known for it's unerring accuracy so I suppose it still may be debatable.:-)
Now this is one of those fairytale mushrooms... I love it ;)
All that's missing is the gnome...;-)