Common: St Georges Mushroom
Latin: Calocybe gambosa
Preserving: Dries easily.
Cap: 5-15cm Flattening with age but remaining somewhat convex. Has a slightly inrolled margin. Often irregular in shape. Cream coloured often cracking.
Gills: White to cream coloured. Narrow and crowded. Sinuate.
Stem: Short robust cream to white
Flesh: White, firm. Smells of flour / meal
Habitat: Pasture and woodland edges