Morels

Morels

Observation - Morels - UK and Ireland. Description: My first very pleasing fungi find of 2017. Several Morchella growing among deep ivy, wild flowers and mixed scrub. Largest around 14 cm in height. As is often the case with these, they were difficult to spot. My last observation was among ground ivy which

My first very pleasing fungi find of 2017. Several Morchella growing among deep ivy, wild flowers and mixed scrub. Largest around 14 cm in height. As is often the case with these, they were difficult to spot. My last finds were hidden under Ground Elder (which i had to sift through painstakingly by hand, having found the first one by chance)
Think i'm right in saying M. vulgaris and esculenta are now regarded as the same species.