Wrinkly Peach - Rhodotus palmatus

    Description

    The cap is pinky peach coloured, wrinkled and measures up to about 8cm across, convex at first and then flattened. The gills are also pink

    Habitat

    On Elm logs

    When to see it

    Found in autumn and early winter.

    UK Status

    Infrequent in Britain and only where dead Elm is found.

    VC55 Status

    Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map