Lilac Bonnet

Lilac Bonnet

Observation - Lilac Bonnet. Description: Group of four small pink mushrooms growing on short turf. Cap 15mm across, pinky-lilac, smooth, hemispherical, striated at edges, dry. Gills mauve, adnate. Stipe 4cm long, 3mm wide, smooth, grey with a lilac sheen, white hairs at base. No smell, but taste

Group of four small pink mushrooms growing on short turf. Cap 15mm across, pinky-lilac, smooth, hemispherical, striated at edges, dry. Gills mauve, adnate. Stipe 4cm long, 3mm wide, smooth, grey with a lilac sheen, white hairs at base. No smell, but tastes of radishes. Two problems - M pura normally associated with Beech and does not make white hairy base.