Blueing Bracket - Postia subcaesia

Description

This fungus produces small semicircular brackets, up to 6cm wide. They are whitish but develop blue rings as they age.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

It is found on dead logs of deciduous trees

When to see it

Autumn

UK Status

Fairly frequent in England occasional elsewhere.

VC55 Status

Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map

MAP KEY:

Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

UK Map