I SPY Oyster mushrooms

Yesterday morning, walking near Nuney Green, I SPIED some Oyster mushrooms, growing on a branch!

According to my vintage I SPY book, in August 1962 this fungus was also spied in Cranwell. The emphasis in the I SPY book on Oyster mushrooms having a distinctly grey or black top left me feeling slightly doubtful about these rather white specimens. However, having researched a little online I am very confident now that in spite of their pale complexion, these are indeed Oyster mushrooms.

Hurrah for curiosity.

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