Jelly Rot Fungus - Phlebia tremellosa

    Alt Name
    Merulius tremellosus

    Caps white to pale yellow; hairy, woolly. These soft and flexible bracket-like growths often fuse laterally to form more extensive sheets.

    Identification difficulty

    Mostly on decaying deciduous wood.

    When to see it

    Mainly seen in autumn and winter

    UK Status

    Fairly frequent and widespread in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly common 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