Common Puffball

Common Puffball

Observation - Common Puffball - UK and Ireland. Description: Growing in mixed wooded area amongst leaf litter and brambles. Fruit body 4cm across, pear-shaped with rounded headed and thick stumpy stalk. Covered in conical spines some of which have been shed onto the surrounding vegetation.

Growing in mixed wooded area amongst leaf litter and brambles. Fruit body 4cm across, pear-shaped with rounded headed and thick stumpy stalk. Covered in conical spines some of which have been shed onto the surrounding vegetation.