Brownedge Bonnet - Mycena olivaceomarginata

    Description

    Cap is less than 5 cm and is brown or beige in colour and conical or roughly so. Stem much longer than cap diameter and hollow. Gills pale. Mycelial smell. 

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Short grassland, lawns and roadsides.

    When to see it

    Autumn.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map