Clavulinopsis fusiformis


Common Names: Spindle-shaped yellow coral, golden spindles, spindle-shaped fairy club
Category: Fungi
Sub-category: Coral Fungus


5 to 15 cm high; up to 1.5 cm wide; cylindrical and unbranched; often flattening; sometimes grooved; dry; bright or pale yellow, or orange-yellow; fading with age; white at the extreme base; usually with a somewhat pointed tip.

Presumably saprobic; growing in dense clusters with fused bases, or occasionally gregariously; in woods under hardwoods or conifers, sometimes in grass; summer and fall.

Edible Notes: Not edible, bitter.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.
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