Definition of King Alfred's cakes in English:
Another term for cramp balls.
- Peter James takes us on a tour through the enthralling world of scarlet elf cups, death caps and King Alfred's cakes.
- The Latin name for King Alfred's cakes is Daldinia concentrica.
- Its common name of King Alfred's cakes comes from an incident where the King burned some cakes and the fungus resembled these burned cakes.
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