Can anyone identify these mushrooms?

gerault alain.gerault at
Tue Oct 28 04:10:09 EST 2003

Hypholoma fasciculare = Sulphur Tuft    Inedible.

Alain Gerault

"Mark" <the.hennings.nospan at> a écrit dans le message de
news:BqXmb.1751$W43.2052438 at
> I have some mushrooms growing in my back garden in the wood chips that we
> have around my children's climbing frame (West Sussex, UK). I tried to
> identify what it is by looking at some pictures on the internet and books,
> but the problem is that there are both edible and highly toxic ones that
> look a lot like them!! Can anyone identify them for me from these photos
> (note that some near the bottom have a tape measure to show the size). I
> have tried to include photos of different stages of their life as well as
> some that I uprooted and broke up to show the underside / stem structure.
> Sorry that some of the photos are a bit out of focus!
> Also, if they are toxic, how does one get rid of them? There are hundreds
> them growing all over the place!
> Thanks in advance,
> Mark.
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