Sparassis crispa

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Sparassis crispa

11 October 2010 Hampshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin

Common Name

Cauliflower Fungus

Flesh

Whitish, firm

Smell

Pleasant

Taste

Pleasant

Season

Autumn

Distribution

Frequent

Habitat

At the base of living and dead conifers

Edibility

Edible, excellent