Oak Bracket - Inonotus dryadeus

    Description

    The most distinctive thing about this bracket is that when young and fresh it 'weeps' an amber like liquid.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    On Oak.

    When to see it

    Persists all year.

    Life History

    Grows on Oak.

    UK Status

    Widespread in England.

    VC55 Status

    Not very common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map