Plums and Custard - Tricholomopsis rutilans
Cap diameter 3 to 15 cm. The cap surface has a distinctive red-purple colour, freckled over a yellowish background. The gills and stem are bright yellow.
On conifer stumps, mainly pine.
July to October
Fairly frequent in suitable habitat and widespread throughout Britain.
Fairly common but restricted to conifer or mixed woodlands.
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