suburban garden near a cherry tree

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Note any smells, and associated trees or plants (eg oak, birch). A spore print can be very useful.
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suburban garden near a cherry tree

Post by citrus » Sat Nov 14, 2020 9:05 pm


Out on a walk around the block and nice set of these yellow/honey coloured fungi I dont recognise so keen to ask you experts.

Took one and it gives a brown spore print (used glass this time :-) )



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Re: suburban garden near a cherry tree

Post by Chris Yeates » Sat Nov 14, 2020 9:26 pm

It's Pholiota squarrosa. Interestingly I've seen this fungus on parkland / garden cherry trees on several occasions, the last time only a few days ago
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