Related Program: NatureNotes What is the Fungus? By Rudy Mancke • Feb 7, 2017 Related Program: NatureNotes TweetShareGoogle+Email Columned (Columnar) Stinkhorn Mushrooms. reisio It's a Columnar Stink Horn Mushroom. Its unpleasant smell attracts insects who then spread its spores. Listen Listening... / 1:00 Click to Listen... NatureNotes is a production of South Carolina Public Radio. Tags: NatureNatureNotesSCETV AppfungiTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.