Clitopilus prunulus The Miller

Clitopilus prunulus The Miller

Clitopilus prunulus                                           The Miller

 

At the time of writing the forest floor is covered with a wide variety of fungus, it is almost impossible to leave the track without treading on one or more fruit bodies. The Miller is currently to be found within the forest of Eversley.

Occuring with grass on soil, frequently in small trooping goups & close to trees. The cap is up to 90mm across, white to pale grey, convex with an inrolled margin, then flattened and wavy, dry with a powdery appearance, also descrbed as having the apperance of chamois leather.