(Cortinarius)

(Cortinarius)

Observation - (Cortinarius). Description: A tight group of fungi growing in grass at the base of a drystane dyke. Cap pale purplish-brown, darkening with age and often cracking (perhaps due to dry conditions?) 20p coin in photo 3 to indicate size. Distinct ring on stem. Spores brown. Edit: Chang

A tight group of fungi growing in grass at the base of a drystane dyke. Cap pale purplish-brown, darkening with age and often cracking (perhaps due to dry conditions?) 20p coin in photo 3 to indicate size. Distinct ring on stem. Spores brown.
Edit: Changed to match Fenwickfield's ID. Many thanks.