134227 SCARLET WAXCAP Hygrocybe coccinea Strikingly colourful toadstool. Cap is up to 6cm across, broadly conical, scarlet and greasy. Gills are scarlet with a pale edge. Stem is same colour as cap. Grows in grassland.
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28 Oct 2005
Robert Read - Freeze Frame Images Ltd
Nature Photographers Ltd., West Wit, New Road, Little London, Tadley, Hampshire, RG26 5EU. Tel: +44(0)1256 850661 web: www.naturephotographers.co.uk