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Fungus

Observed: 14th January 2013 By: martin1954
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Description:

These photos are of an Ash tree in my garden, located at the top of the Malvern Hills, (900ft). What is the fungus and is it telling me anything I need to know about the health of the tree!
It is just on one relatively small limb, the rest looks to be fine at the moment
Many thanks
Martin

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Turkeytail (Trametes versicolor) interacts

Comments

D.M.H.'s picture

Turkeytail is a saprotrophic

Turkeytail is a saprotrophic fungus so only effects dead wood.

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Thanks for the fast ident,

Thanks for the fast ident, seems a very appropriate name from the images. Looks like I will need to monitor the tree, or at least that part come the spring?

Martin