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Fly Agaric

Observed: 24th October 2009 By: djn226
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
djn226’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Fly Agaric on Outney Common Bungay Suffolk
Description:
Identifications

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

No interactions present.

Comments

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habitat

In what type of habitat do Fly Agarics favour? E.g. acidic soils?

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habitat

In what type of habitat do Fly Agarics favour? E.g. acidic soils?

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Fly agaric are found in

Fly agaric are found on acid soils in mature forests, often under Birch or spruce

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It has been a good year for

It has been a good year for these, my first was at Pensthorpe in August. A ring of Fly Agarics was found under Betula on Beccles Common

Colin Jacobs.
Wild Flower Society member
Norwich
Norfolk
vc27
http://www.thewildflowersociety.com/