Leafy Brain - Tremella foliacea


Similar in appearance to Jelly Ear fungus, but differs in that it forms a tightly packed cluster of many leaf like lobes varying with age from skin pink to brown.


Grows on the decaying wood of hardwoods.

When to see it


UK Status

Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

VC55 Status

Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map