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Fungus, toadstool growing on green shed roof! (added via Android)

Observed: 23rd October 2013 By: chogg
Taken with torch, no flash
Taken with flash, no torch

about 80mm high, 40mm diameter, 5mm thick stem, cream top with ragged edge, lower darkening of cap, dark gills.
the soil is alkali and well drained - amongst plants including thrift and birds foot trefoil


Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

  • toadstool
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
    Likely ID
    An Inkcap (Coprinus sp)
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
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