Small Bolete

Small Bolete

Observation - Small Bolete - UK and Ireland. Description: Brownish cap cracking with age with some specimens showing very thin, pinkish layer just beneath the

Brownish cap cracking with age with some specimens showing very thin, pinkish layer just beneath the surface, flesh white, tubes yellow, slightly decurrent/tooth, pores yellow, irregular, stem thin, heavily striated and with pink to red flushing starting a cm or so beneath cap. No obvious or pronounced colour changes upon bruising. In small groups
at the edge of a cricket pitch with several deciduous tree species nearby - Beech, Hazel, London Plane, Weeping Willow and others.