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Blown away by Blewit 2

Observed: 5th November 2012 By: ben rigsbyben rigsby’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensben rigsby’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensben rigsby’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensben rigsby’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

beautifully gentle lilac hues and a rather 'solid' mushroom. in mixed deciduous woodland. Field Blewit (L saeva) favours grassland and has a light tan-coloured cap

Identifications

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Species interactions

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Comments

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another possibility might

another possibility might have been Cortinarius purpurascens, except that i detected no vestiges of cortina on the stipe and additionally, i believe the species favours acid soil, not limestone