Fragrant Funnel - Clitocybe fragrans
Cap 1.5 to 4 cm, flat and sometimes slightly depressed. It is pale yellowish-brown when wet, whitish-cream when dry with darker centre. The margin is finely striate. The stem is concolorous with cap. This fungus has a strong aniseed fragrance.
Found amongst leaf litter, moss or grass beneath deciduous trees.
Late summer to early winter.
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.
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