Bracket fungus

Bracket fungus

Observation - Bracket fungus - UK and Ireland. Description: Large bracket, around 35cm wide and 20 cm in length (from short stem). Possibly a birch polypore. This specimen found on the ground by a rotten tree stump, with 4 others growing on it, all roughly the same size or bigger. Found in mixed woodland habitat.

Large bracket, around 35cm wide and 20 cm in length (from short stem). Possibly a birch polypore. This specimen found on the ground by a rotten tree stump, with 4 others growing on it, all roughly the same size or bigger. Found in mixed woodland habitat. The majority of trees nearby were Larch and Scots Pine, not many birch around.