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Orange mushroom

Observed: 24th October 2013 By: HelenSaundersHelenSaunders’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Orange mushrooms
Orange Mushroom

These were seen today growing on gorse litter on heathland. Varied between 1-4 inches tall.
Stripy stem


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Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Laccaria ?

Thanks for possible ID. I couldn't get a pic underneath but will try again tomorrow

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if possible

If you do get a photo bring a cap home and put on a sheet of paper or glass and cover over night and you should get a white spore print the following morning