Submission - 20/11/2020

Sighting - 2020-11-10

Species Seen Pestle? Puffball at the puffing stage
Scientific Name
Recorder Rob Randall
Record Status Unconfirmed
Identified on 20/11/2020
Location ST781642
Locality Bushy Norwood
Parish Claverton
Habitat Hill-top grassland, mown for hay then grazed
Notes The long stalk suggests either Mosaic Puffball (Lycoperdon utrifrorme) or Pestle Puffball (L.excipuliforme) but they are not easy to differentiate at this stage.