Dibaeis baeomyces


Common Names: Pink earth lichen
Category: Lichens
Sub-category: Fruticose


Similar to the common 'British Soldiers' (Cladonia cristatella), only it has a pink cap instead of bright red. Spreads with a green/gray mass and sends up pink-tipped stalks.

Found growing on rock or clay-rich soils.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.
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