Scarlet Pimpernel (Anagallis arvensis)
One of my first this season and rather pretty fungi was seen at Ogden on Thursday on grass. My (wild) guess as to species is Coprinus plicatilis. I trust our local experts will correct me.
Alison suggests that this is one of the many Parasola and can only be identified microscopically. As the specimen has gone we can go no further.
People in Mahan, India are being intimidated and even arrested trying to save their forest against the ravages of coal mining.
Ahead of a village vote, they’re asking for support – will you stand with them?