Oyster Mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus)

Oyster Mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus)

Observation - Oyster Mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus) - UK and Ireland. Description: Amazing sight on a big old beech tree - tier upon tier of beautiful, unmarked Branched Oyster mushrooms (check out the gills running in grooves down the stems in the photo - thanks to Flaxton for pointing out this characteristic in an earlier post). Caps

Amazing sight on a big old beech tree - tier upon tier of beautiful, unmarked Branched Oyster mushrooms (check out the gills running in grooves down the stems in the photo - thanks to Flaxton for pointing out this characteristic in an earlier post). Caps were a lovely grey/brown with a hint of lilac. Creamy/white gills. This discovery made my day yesterday!