Cullingworth nestles in Yorkshire's wonderful South Pennines and I have the pleasure and delight to be the village's Conservative Councillor. But these are my views - on politics, food, beer and the stupidity of those who want to tell me what to think or do. And a little on mushrooms.
Friday, 16 September 2011
Friday Fungus: Don't touch that!
Mixed oak and pine woodland and there it sits - a little nibbled but there. If it's what I suspect it is, then it's in the most dangerous of places - Death Cap likes oak and the mushroom below likes pine:
Before it's fully opened this grisette will look quite similar to a death cap - slightly browner with lines down the cap but easy confused.