Monthly Archives: September 2014

Mushrooms Hunted in Fletcher Moss Park Didsbury

Last weekend we joined an excellent ‘hunt’ where our group found the following mushrooms, all identified, and the non-poisonous cooked up for munching on…

Scarletina polete, Honey Fungus, Poison Pie, Sulphurtuff, Scalyfoliota, Spherical Earth Balls (found by Andy), Ivy White Caps, Pleated Ink Cap/Japanese Parasol (found by Andy),Golden Folioter, Deceiver (found by Anna), Fairy Bonnet, Artists Bracket, Deadly Web Caps (destroy your liver), Grey Cord Fungus, Woodland Liver Gill, Wild Oyster Mushrooms, Turkey Tail (PSK – health giving cancer treatment), Chicken Mushroom, Blue Bracket and Sheafed Woodtuft!