…although temperatures in the UK are on a downward turn, so this year’s mushrooms may well be living on borrowed time. Pics below and, as always, click on the images to enlarge.
We took a second mushroom walk today, and I’ve posted another set of shroomy photos below. (Click on the images to enlarge.)
Today was a beautiful autumn day, perfect for our annual mushrooming jaunt. Pics below!
…and here’s the pick of the day! (PS. We didn’t actually pick them. You’re not allowed to.)
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…