Ergot (Claviceps purpurea var. purpurea)

Ergot (Claviceps purpurea var. purpurea)

Observation - Ergot (Claviceps purpurea var. purpurea). Description: Learned during last week where to look for this and found some at the weekend. An unpleasantly poisonous little fungus growing here on the seedhead of Cocksfoot (Dactylis glomerata).

Learned during last week where to look for this and found some at the weekend. An unpleasantly poisonous little fungus growing here on the seedhead of Cocksfoot (Dactylis glomerata).