Old Polypore knocked down from Ash Tree

Old Polypore knocked down from Ash Tree

Observation - Old Polypore knocked down from Ash Tree - UK and Ireland. Description: You can see black mark where fungus was attached to tree. There was a second higher up. The brackets have been knocked down and lying on the ground for the last couple of years. Given its association with Ash, I think this may be Inonotus hispidus. I'd ap

You can see black mark where fungus was attached to tree. There was a second higher up. The brackets have been knocked down and lying on the ground for the last couple of years. Given its association with Ash, I think this may be Inonotus hispidus. I'd appreciate your comments...