Hypholoma subericaeum

    Description

    Cap 3 to 5 cm, conical to umbonate, reddish brown to fawnish ochre. Gills pale lilac grey.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Damp woods, swampy pasture.

    When to see it

    Autumn.

    UK Status

    Widespread but uncommon in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Rare 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