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by NellyDee
Sun Oct 22, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Fungi in the Landscape
Replies: 63
Views: 5648

Re: Fungi in the Landscape

OK I know photo of mass of fungi on fallen trees is Armillaria as it was identified when it first started appearing here ages ago. But I am still puzzled by this fungi which was growing on the 'mossy' lawn along with the Armillaria. Are you saying that this too is an Armillaria? It looks so different?
by NellyDee
Sat Oct 21, 2017 9:34 am
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Fungi in the Landscape
Replies: 63
Views: 5648

Re: Fungi in the Landscape

Sorry guys you have got me confused here. Are you saying that it is not Cortinarius trivialis which I posted and that it is Armillaria gallica? I posted close up and underside for you to see. I did wonder if all the fungi shown were all the same so went out and had a look there are in fact very few ...
by NellyDee
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:11 am
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Fungi in the Landscape
Replies: 63
Views: 5648

Re: Fungi in the Landscape

Sorry didn't think to post underside and close up - herewith
P.S - I may well be wrong, maybe honey fungus growing on lawn as well and I though they were all the same. When it stops raining will go out and have another look.
by NellyDee
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:00 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Confirmation Please
Replies: 2
Views: 138

Re: Confirmation Please

Thanks Chris. I am learning slowly:). Will look at comment on my post - lol! I forgot to look. Must me a memory thing going on.
by NellyDee
Wed Oct 18, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Confirmation Please
Replies: 2
Views: 138

Confirmation Please

I think this is Snowy Wax Cap Hygrocybe nivea. On mossy grass, very white, no smell, spores white. ground basically peat rock.
by NellyDee
Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:07 am
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Fungi in the Landscape
Replies: 63
Views: 5648

Re: Fungi in the Landscape

Cortinarius trivialis going mad on the lawn
by NellyDee
Fri Sep 29, 2017 7:59 am
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Jelly Mistry
Replies: 2
Views: 265

Re: Jelly Mistry

Thank you Waxcap. Your answer very much appreciated.
by NellyDee
Thu Sep 28, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Jelly Mistry
Replies: 2
Views: 265

Jelly Mistry

This has appeared - small patches on road and bigger patches on the verge near bridge over burn. I have done a google search found this explanation - "Many people, including Sarah Longrigg who sent this picture, suggested slime moulds as an explanation. An algae expert consulted by BBC Scotland was ...
by NellyDee
Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungi ID request please
Replies: 2
Views: 353

Re: Fungi ID request please

Thank you Roy. When I looked up 'Jelly Babies' - Leotia lubrica; I came across a big discussion on black headed Leotia lubrica, arguing over 'was it caused by an infection'. Wonder if the debate was resolved or are black capped Leotia lubrica, now classed as a sub species. Again trolling through ima...
by NellyDee
Wed Aug 30, 2017 9:54 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungi ID request please
Replies: 2
Views: 353

Fungi ID request please

Yes I am back with more ID requests. Possibly due to the weather different fungi have been appearing and not seen here before. For example under the Beech trees and in the gravel there about it was always Red Cracking Boletus - Boletus chrysenteron, which now have been replaced with swathes of Beech...