Helvella monachella

Torus formed by the cap and stem,has a saddle shape lobes.Lobes are irregularly curly,dark brown or black and brown color ,stem is white color,smooth,growing in late spring in sandy soil along streams,in parks and meadows.
Season Spring
Habitat Meadow
Cap Humped
Cap Funnel
Cap color Brown
Cap color Black
Stipe Fibrillar
Stipe Grooved
Stipe color White
Stipe size 1" - 2" (2cm - 5cm)
Base of stipe Spindle
Aroma Neutral