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Unknown Fungi

Observed: 14th February 2011 By: smb74
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Unknown Fungi on Discovery Tree

Small soft fungi, growing on the pruned ends of a live Discovery apple tree.


Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

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Silverleaf Fungus (Chondrostereum purpureum)

Thank you for this information. Looking at some more examples it certainly looks like a Silverleaf Fungus (Chondrostereum purpureum).