Shaggy Parasol - Chlorophyllum rhacodes
Cap to 15 cm diameter with slightly reflexed scales on a fibrous background, which give it a shaggy, torn appearance. Stem slightly swollen towards the base, pinkish white. Flesh turning red when cut.
Shady places such as woods and hedgerows.
Fairly common in Britain
Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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