Amazing Fungi of the New Forest

 

As the days draw in and we move into the colder, darker months, nature gives us one last burst of colour. While many people are awestruck by the array of gorgeous leaf colours (I know I’m one of them), nothing quite beats the mysterious little fungi that appear, popping up from stumps, trees and the soil beneath our feet. Below are some of the many hundreds I’ve come across in the New Forest during October and November 2019.