Pipe Club - Macrotyphula fistulosa var. fistulosa
Often somewhat laterally flattened and sometimes longitudinally grooved; occasionally straight but more often wavy; simple clubs with blunt, rounded or mitriform tips; ochre to light brown but occasionally more orange towards the fertile tips. The individual stems are typically 5 to 30cm tall and 5 to 10mm across.
Saprobic, on the ground in leaf litter in deciduous woodlands and on woodland edges; sometimes growing from rotting wood, particularly birch.
June to November.
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.
Uncommon in Leicestershire and Rutland.
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