Spring Brittlestem - Psathyrella spadiceogrisea


    Cap 3 to 6 cm wide, conical at first, then expanding. Pale brown becoming paler.

    Identification difficulty

    On soil in various habitats but often in deciduous woodland and other well wooded places.

    When to see it

    A spring species as the common name suggests.

    UK Status

    Widespread and quite common in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Quite common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

    UK Map