JulieK1967's picture

Unknown fungi

Observed: 22nd September 2013 By: JulieK1967JulieK1967’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
7cm tall 4cm cap diameter
slightly bulbous fibrous stem
Top 2 fungi in the photo to give idea of size
Description:

Small brown/coppery coloured fungi 4-7cm tall with smooth convex cap 3-4cm diamter with an inrolled margin. Creamy yellow gills. Slightly bulbous base ?rooting no volva. Fibrous brown stem same but slightly paler colour than cap & creamy yellow inside. Did not stain when cut & no milk. No noticeable smell. Found 8-10 of these growing in in damp grass under Poplar in my local park

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.