Lactarius

Lactarius

Observation - Lactarius - UK and Ireland. Description: Found on edge of mixed deciduous woodland where beech predominates, bright orange cap and stem, cap darker at centre, cylindrical stem, slightly bulbous, copious amounts if white milk which dried pale yellow on handkerchief. I'm sure about genus but not v

Found on edge of mixed deciduous woodland where beech predominates, bright orange cap and stem, cap darker at centre, cylindrical stem, slightly bulbous, copious amounts if white milk which dried pale yellow on handkerchief. I'm sure about genus but not variety - Orange, Tawny? Possibly even Birch?