A common edible European mushroom with a funnel-shaped cap, growing in open grassy places and woodland clearings.
- Clitocybe infundibuliformis, family Tricholomataceae, class Hymenomycetes.
- Back at Brandon Country Park, Jonathan lights the burner and rustles up a mushroom surprise: we've got ceps, flowery orange chanterelles, grey-brown funnel caps and a big, fat, blood-red crab russula.
- Beneath a municipal stand of birch trees the brown funnel caps mixed with the fallen leaves to create a carpet of autumn tints.
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