Common: Pestle Puffball
Latin: Handkea excipuliformis
Eating notes: Edible only when young and the flesh is white throughout.
Cap: 8-20cm Pestle shaped. Pale buff at first, darker later. Covered in small spiny scales.
Flesh: White when young, later powdery and brown (except in the base)
Habitat: On the ground in pasture or woodland