Torn Fibrecap

Torn Fibrecap

Observation - Torn Fibrecap - UK and Ireland. Description: Small clump growing in grassy area on edge of mixed woodland. Cap 1.5-3cm across, flattened, scaly, date brown, darker towards centre. Stipe 3cm long, cylindrical getting narrower towards base, paler at top, fibrillose scaly below ring zone. Gills same co

Small clump growing in grassy area on edge of mixed woodland. Cap 1.5-3cm across, flattened, scaly, date brown, darker towards centre. Stipe 3cm long, cylindrical getting narrower towards base, paler at top, fibrillose scaly below ring zone. Gills same colour as cap, in older specimen, but whitish in young one. Gills distant, free. Flesh white, thin. No ring, milk, noticeable odour. Spore print dark brown.