4
taxa
1 plant
3 fungi

Photos / Sounds

What

Banded Mottlegill Panaeolus cinctulus

Observer

pjd1

Date

January 5, 2019 11:12 AM NZDT

Description

Growing in mixture of potting mix and bark mulch in freshly laid garden. Stipe and pileus smooth, not sticky, slimy or mucilaginous. Pileus conical, upper surface pale brown with faint orange tinge at centre, brown concentric banding present (though more evident at pileus base), starting from margin toward centre in alternating lines of lighter then darker banding; gills light brown

Photos / Sounds

What

Coprosma Rust Puccinia coprosmae

Observer

pjd1

Date

January 5, 2019 11:49 AM NZDT

Description

Common on Coprosma macrocarpa subsp. minor. Not seen on Coprosma robusta, C. repens and C. macrocarpa subsp. minor x C. robusta hybrids growing admixed with infected plants.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

pjd1

Date

January 5, 2019 11:49 AM NZDT

Description

Common on oxtongue (Helminthotheca echioides) growing along side of road.

Photos / Sounds

What

Rawirinui Kunzea robusta

Observer

pjd1

Date

January 5, 2019 02:31 PM NZDT

Description

Dominant tree in regenerating indigenous forest. Images show the initial corymbiform inflorescences expanding into short racemes, and young branchlets covering in antrorse appressed hairs.