Wednesday, 29 August 2018

A few old friends and a new face...

The rain has awoken the Sandbanks with a cornucopia of fungi!
We were pleased to find Hypocreopsis rhododendri emerging in a new spot and three new Tremella steidleri fruiting bodies on the same rotting tree as last year. As exciting as having those two fruiting again was, I was excited to see a new species to add to my list. Amanita rubescens which 'blushed' when broken.





























3 comments:

  1. Splendid news. There has been an abundance of 'fb's' in places few fungi seen in past ---- they must be there happy as mycelia without need to 'fruit' (?). I think my Tremella steidleri log has been moved in Country Park.

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    1. Yes it's mad to think there is so much going on we can't see! Sorry to hear your log is gone!

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