23 November 2021 Farnham, Surrey. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin.
Upright, spindle shaped, often flattened and grooved lengthwise, about 3 to 12cm high by about 3 to 7mm wide
Late summer to autumn
On soil in low fertility grassland, forming dense clumps
Spores ovoid, smooth with droplets, (5-9) x (3.5-5) µm2
Edible, not worthwhile
26 October 2001 Buckinghamshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin.