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Lawn mushrooms

Observed: 26th September 2010 By: blackwatch

Found these in clumps on my lawn in Fife, Scotland. I have a toddler son. Should I worry about him coming in contact with these mushrooms?


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It is very difficult from

It is very difficult from this photo but Cystoderma amianthinum could be what you have. Check photos on the web to see if it looks right. This species will cause your son no problems but it is a great opportunity to teach him to look and enjoy but don't touch.