Hygrocybe coccinea

Hygrocybe coccinea

Observation - Hygrocybe coccinea - UK and Ireland. Description: Keyed out from genus Hygrocybe book The caps were slightly greasy when wet as it was raining, scurfy bright red crenate and with a small umbo.The gills are broadly adnate with a reddish yellow edge,the stem is concolorous with the cap dry with a smooth s

Keyed out from genus Hygrocybe book
The caps were slightly greasy when wet as it was raining, scurfy bright red crenate and with a small umbo.The gills are broadly adnate with a reddish yellow edge,the stem is concolorous with the cap dry with a smooth silky sheen,flesh paler found on in improved grassland acid soil