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Birch Bracket Fungus

Birch Bracket, Birch and Lichen - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

Birch Brackets and extinct elephants

This Birch Bracket fungus is¬†Piptoporous betulinus. It looks like a bicycle saddle here. I almost expect it to have springs underneath like …

Piptoporous betulinus - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

The Cornish Pasty fungus

The Birch Polypore. Razor Strop Fungus. Birch Bracket. Like many fungi, this one has a range of strange and exotic folk names …