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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 09.3 February 1998

Fungal Flowers: the Waxcaps and their World

By - Peter Marren

When I was about seven, we lived near the top of a limestone hill in the Peak District, overlooking the town of Buxton. Though this was a mad and sadistic place to build a house, it was quite good for wildlife, and one of the things I remember is the quantities of brightly coloured toadstools which appeared in the grass at the end of summer

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist