Wood Blewit (Lepista nuda)

Wood Blewit (Lepista nuda)

Observation - Wood Blewit (Lepista nuda) - UK and Ireland. Description: Found in needle litter beneath a conifer, crowded lilac gills, fibrillose lilac stipe is cylindrical, no strong smell, cap has inrolled edges, neither waxy nor dry. My first thought was Violet Webcap, but the smooth cap may not be right for that as most o

Found in needle litter beneath a conifer, crowded lilac gills, fibrillose lilac stipe is cylindrical, no strong smell, cap has inrolled edges, neither waxy nor dry. My first thought was Violet Webcap, but the smooth cap may not be right for that as most of the others I've seen have had a more marked, bumpy cap.