Taken in Armstrong Woods State Park
Hygrocybe punicea, growing in a pasture. East Vättern Scarp Landscape Biosphere Reserve, Jönköping, Sweden.
Scarlet Waxy Cap
Hygrocybe punicea, sometimes called Crimson- or Scarlet Waxy Cap, is a colourful member of the genus Hygrocybe, the waxcaps, found across Northern Europe. Originally described as Hygrophorus puniceus, it is the largest member of the genus.