Lepraria incana agg. - Lepraria incana

    Description

    This is a thin, powdery, pale grey to distinctly blue-grey lichen which forms a crust like covering.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Shaded places on acid rocks, walls and tree-trunks.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread and common in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map