Clouded Funnel – Clitocybe nebularis

Also called the ‘Clouded Agaric’, the cap of this mushroom becomes generally flatter and only slightly depressed in the centre, at most with a shallow umbo. Variable colouration, but usually in shades of beige or grey, often with a darker centre. It is often covered in a white bloom. Cap width up to 20cm. Stem height up to 10cm.

Seen late summer to late autumn. Found in deciduous or coniferous woods, often in rings or troops. Common and widespread.