Tag: fungi

Jelly Rot and Black Bulgar

Photographed while out on a very muddy walk yesterday: both Jelly Rot and Black Bulgar are widespread, neither of them are horribly poisonous or anything interesting like that, but the Black Bulgar will stain your fingers if you touch it.

Fungal Fun with Pestle Puffballs

Dr B and I set out for a walk today, determined to get a bit of fresh air and to catch up on some mushroom-spotting. I must admit, when Dr B first breezed in a couple of years ago waving a newly-acquired Collins Complete Guide to British Mushrooms and Toadstools, my heart sank. Yes, I’m afraid it…