Trametes versicolor Turkeytail

 February: not a time one thinks of looking for fungus but this common wood-rotting species is to be found throughout the year, on deciduous wood in parks, gardens, heathland & woods. Mainly on dead wood of broad-leaved trees, occasionally on conifer, in small or large overlapping groups. Occasionally it parasitizes living trees. The fruit body can be up to 80mm across & can add some