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King Alfred's Cake Fungus (Daldinia concentrica)

Also known as cramp balls, a very tough fungus which I always have to touch these when I find one. It is famous for being used in bush-craft as it is a great fire lighting as it will catch a spark and glows with a strong ember. Plenty of examples on YouTube. Best to dry them first in a protected pocket. Found on dead and fallen ash trees, common in the United Kingdom.