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Coral fungus

Observed: 9th October 2013 By: mothmoth’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens

There was a ring of these growing off wood chip next to a road.


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marksteer's picture

Looks a bit like Rosso Coral

Looks a bit like Rosso Coral Ramaria boyrtis in Collins but says it is rare.
Woodchips are interesting as you never know what you might find there - maybe non-native.
I've found something on woodchips today that I have no idea what it is. Not posting new Obs until the site gets back to 'normal'!

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