Large puffball.

Large puffball.

Observation - Large puffball. - UK and Ireland. Description: Puffballs in a grassy patch in woods. Photos show 1) a lifted specimen by the top of an untouched one; 2) the lifted specimen opened, showing decomposing interior; 3) another specimen as I found it, snapped across just below the top part; 4) the top of t

Puffballs in a grassy patch in woods. Photos show 1) a lifted specimen by the top of an untouched one; 2) the lifted specimen opened, showing decomposing interior; 3) another specimen as I found it, snapped across just below the top part; 4) the top of that specimen opened to show the spore mass.