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Unknown (Boletus?) fungus

Observed: 11th August 2013 By: cotswoldwalking
unknown (Boletus?) fungus

One of several on calcareous grassland,emerging close to stands of gorse. Cap of smaller examples around 4cms across and domed. Larger examples around 10cms across and tending to concave. None found in the open grassland - only close to gorse.


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.