Category: Aunty Muriel’s Nature Watch

Cups and Cakes: More Fungal Fun

Truth be told, it was Dr B who spotted this one. It’s a Scarlet Elf Cup. It’s not a very good specimen, but it’s labelled in my mushroom-spotting book as ‘Widespread but occasional’, so I’m quite excited about it. Other recent sightings: this fungus is called Cramp Balls and it grows on dead wood. Also known as…

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