Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Physalacriaceae

Armillaria mellea  (Vahl) P. Kumm.

Honey Fungus

An attractive clump-forming species, which is both saprophitic and parasitic on stumps and trunks. Its beauty belies its destructive power, killing many ornamental and commercial trees across the country

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

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