Blackening Waxcap

Blackening Waxcap

Observation - Blackening Waxcap - UK and Ireland. Description: Cap 3cm diameter, conical, sticky. Stem moist. Before handling orange cap with yellow stem and pale gills. Blackened throughout after handling - the photos are on my 'lawn' rather than in situ, but the background plant species are similar to those at the

Cap 3cm diameter, conical, sticky. Stem moist. Before handling orange cap with yellow stem and pale gills. Blackened throughout after handling - the photos are on my 'lawn' rather than in situ, but the background plant species are similar to those at the location. Spore print white and spores ellipsoid.