Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Cold Ears

The freezing weather might be holding the spring flowers back but it seems to have little effect on spring-fruiting fungi. These jelly ears Auricularia auricula-judae growing on a dead elder stem were in fine condition today. And I think I've found more fine specimens of scarlet elf cap this year than ever before.


  1. I've only seen a few celandines in flower so far, toffeeapple - one of the latest springs that I can recall