Star Pinkgill - Entoloma conferendum

Description

Conical, up to 5 or 6 cm diameter and often with a central umbo, margin lined when moist, coloured pinky brown. Stem long and slender and longitudinally grooved. Gills whitish at first, becoming pink and eventually more brown; rather fragile. Spore print pink.

Habitat

Short turf and lawns

When to see it

Found from late spring to autumn

UK Status

Widespread and common in Britain

VC55 Status

Common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map