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by forager
February 9th, 2019, 2:40 pm
Forum: Bracket type of fungi
Topic: Bjerkandera adusta
Replies: 2
Views: 13

Re: Bjerkandera adusta

another large colony of it today, on a living tree, (unsure of type of tree i'm afraid) literally hundreds of the brackets on the trunk, and all looking very variable in colour and form too. Bjerkandera adusta 1.JPG Bjerkandera adusta 10.JPG Bjerkandera adusta 3.JPG Bjerkandera adusta 5.JPG Bjerkand...
by forager
February 9th, 2019, 2:34 pm
Forum: fungi for ID
Topic: two fungi for id
Replies: 3
Views: 14

Re: two fungi for id

i would say yes to your Dacrymyces species, with stillatus being the most likely one, your second one is more of a puzzler though :oops: but i'm thinking it may be one of the Nectria species ? abut if so, which one is the question? as there are lots of different species of Nectria out there, and i'm...
by forager
January 23rd, 2019, 9:42 am
Forum: fungi with gills
Topic: Flammulina velutipes
Replies: 0
Views: 6

Flammulina velutipes

Flammulina velutipes - Velvet Shank on a short walk yesterday, i spotted some of them on some stumps of birch that were cut down last year, still a bit small, but a wlcome find even so :) and lots of tiny ones waiting to grow too. Flammulina velutipes 10.JPG Flammulina velutipes 11.JPG Flammulina ve...
by forager
January 23rd, 2019, 9:36 am
Forum: General Wildlife
Topic: First signs of Spring
Replies: 19
Views: 80

Re: First signs of Spring

not spotted anything specific showing up yet, apart from the buds on the trees are beginning to swell,
a trip to our local Stones Wood might show lots of Arum poking through, as its always a good spot for them, along with the wild garlic,
re your nest box, could it be the work of a Squirell ?
by forager
January 23rd, 2019, 9:33 am
Forum: Bracket type of fungi
Topic: Lenzites betulinus
Replies: 8
Views: 126

Re: Lenzites betulinus

well spotted Mary, just goes to show its always worth a closer look :D
by forager
January 17th, 2019, 10:01 am
Forum: General Wildlife
Topic: winter time
Replies: 6
Views: 26

Re: winter time

quite a few Blubells in the woods now, only an inch or so high, but definitely growing :)
noy much of anything else to report just now, but thats to be expected for January i suppose ;) (and for February and into early March too :roll: )
by forager
January 9th, 2019, 3:21 pm
Forum: fungi with gills
Topic: Baespora myosura
Replies: 1
Views: 8

Re: Baespora myosura

it is unusual !
i've never found them other than on fallen/buried cones myself, so well spotted :)
by forager
January 9th, 2019, 3:19 pm
Forum: fungi with gills
Topic: Lepista saeva
Replies: 1
Views: 10

Re: Lepista saeva

Great find Ash :D
none of my usual spots for these have had any at all this year :( and the same for the wood blewits too :(
by forager
January 9th, 2019, 3:17 pm
Forum: fungi with gills
Topic: a swarm of Tubaria
Replies: 1
Views: 10

Re: a swarm of Tubaria

thats a lot of Tubaria :D
by forager
January 9th, 2019, 3:16 pm
Forum: fungi with gills
Topic: Tricholoma virgatum
Replies: 2
Views: 11

Re: Tricholoma virgatum

a nice find Ash :)
as fungio says, they have been few and far between this year, has have most other fungi !