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Can anyone ID this mushroom/fungus

Ana9Ana9 Hooton, CheshirePosts: 21


I really am praying that it's not Honey fungus (Armillaria mellea)  :s 

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  • Ana9Ana9 Hooton, CheshirePosts: 21
    It's growing on the dead ivy vine that was covering a tree at the top of the garden, until a few years ago when my husband stripped it.  I really am hoping it's not terrible news as there are over 100 trees nearby with TPOs on them, not to mention the others in my garden.
  • HelixHelix 704m altitude...Posts: 631
    Much more like a pleurotis...relax.  Honey fungus has a stem and a cap, not gills running down the stem. 
  • Ana9Ana9 Hooton, CheshirePosts: 21
    @helix thank you so much, I'd posted the pics on FB fungus / mushroom sites and had conflicting IDs, Oyster Mushroom variety and Honey Fungus :) I've done rather a lot of reading up and came to the conclusion Oyster, however always doubt myself  :D
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