Orange Mosscap - Rickenella fibula
This is a small orange fungus, the cap usually measuring less than 1 cm in diameter. The gills are quite widely spaced and run down the stem for a short distance. Spore print white.
It grows amongst moss.
Widespread and quite frequent throughout Britain.
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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