Red Cage Fungus,Steephill Cove, Isle of Wight

Red Cage Fungus,Steephill Cove, Isle of Wight

Observation - Red Cage Fungus,Steephill Cove, Isle of Wight. Description: Found this amazing fungus by the side of a footpath leading to Steephill Cove. It has been recorded in this area before, but this is the first time I have seen it in this location. Non botanical friends first thought it was a rotting tennis ball!!

Found this amazing fungus by the side of a footpath leading to Steephill Cove. It has been recorded in this area before, but this is the first time I have seen it in this location.
Non botanical friends first thought it was a rotting tennis ball!!