Autumn wonders spring up at garden near Plymouth
A FAIRYLAND of fungi is bringing a splash of autumn colour to a popular visitors' spot.
Gardeners at The Garden House in Buckland Monachorum were delighted to find this huge crop of Fly agaric mushrooms.
The unusual sight might look stunning, like something out of a fairytale or Disney film, but these are among some of the most poisonous toadstools in Britain.
Jo Simon of The Garden House said: "We get these mushrooms every year but they are very unusual with their fairy-esque red and white tops."
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She said visitors were welcome to come and take in the spectacle.
The Amanita Muscaria, commonly known as the fly agaric, is a psychoactive fungi and although it is considered poisonous, deaths from its consumption are extremely rare, and it is eaten as a food in parts of Europe, Asia, and North America after parboiling.
The mushroom grows all over-the-world and in some cultures holds religious significance.