I am planning on using this fungus as part of a medieval short story I’m writing. I also have several documentaries for this time period coming up over the next few days. I’ve you’re into all things medieval, stay tuned.
YT description: A comprehensive survey of the natural, medical and social history, commercial production and obstetric use of ergot and its derivative ergometrine. Find out more: http://catalogue.wellcomelibrary.org/…
Title: Ergot: the story of a parasitic fungus (1958). (YT link) Uploaded by Wellcome Library.