Beefsteak Fungus

Beefsteak Fungus

Observation - Beefsteak Fungus. Description: One single specimen gowing low down on an oak tree about 20cm across and very vivid pinky/orange/red colour, no stem apparent. When cut it appeared to 'bleed' - inside was yellowy/orange and very fleshy looking, smelt slightly unpleasant - meaty.

One single specimen gowing low down on an oak tree about 20cm across and very vivid pinky/orange/red colour, no stem apparent. When cut it appeared to 'bleed' - inside was yellowy/orange and very fleshy looking, smelt slightly unpleasant - meaty.