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Needs ID

Observed: 7th September 2013 By: leahbeechamleahbeecham’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens

No identification made yet.

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marksteer's picture

Looks like it maybe Tough

Looks like it maybe Tough shank Collybia but without much more information/photos not possible to id

The more I know the more I realise I don't know

leahbeecham's picture

Hello, Thanks for your

Hello, Thanks for your comment,

These were found growing underneath trees but I'm not sure which tree so not very helpful but they were single, Once i found one, I couldnt find anymore in that area, they are quite tall between 13-18cm

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I am guessing that you are only washing them for identification purposes, and not preparing unknown species for what might be a culinary disaster, better safe than sorry and not end up ill. Some are better off left growing if you are unsure.

Ben :)

leahbeecham's picture

Yes I forgot my book when i

Yes I forgot my book when i went out so brought them home to look in my book when I got back but couldn't find these ones so I recycled them in the compost bin... would never eat anything I was unsure of, thought I would ask people on here to see if they were edible so that I knew for next time!