Lepista nuda, Barnes Park, Sunderland

Lepista nuda, Barnes Park, Sunderland

Observation - Lepista nuda, Barnes Park, Sunderland - UK and Ireland. Description: Pale violet capped mushrooms growing in grassland / leaf litter beneath small copse of trees, predominantly Ash. Caps initially convex, flattening. One specimen had upturned edges with darkened central umbo. Gills, crowded, violet. Stems are fibrous, thic

Pale violet capped mushrooms growing in grassland / leaf litter beneath small copse of trees, predominantly Ash. Caps initially convex, flattening. One specimen had upturned edges with darkened central umbo. Gills, crowded, violet. Stems are fibrous, thick, slightly bulbous towards the base of most specimens.