Cramp Ball

Cramp Ball

Observation - Cramp Ball - UK and Ireland. Description: The dark fungus is about 5cm across found on a dead tree trunk (possibly oak ?). I'm unclear what the white fungus is - my books say that new Cramp Balls are brown, not cream-coloured.

The dark fungus is about 5cm across found on a dead tree trunk (possibly oak ?). I'm unclear what the white fungus is - my books say that new Cramp Balls are brown, not cream-coloured.