Helvella monachella var. fuscescens

Torus formed by the cap and stem, has a saddle shape lobes. Lobes are curly irregular, the upper surface is dark brown or black-brown colored, lower surface is pale brown color ,stem is light brown colored, smooth, growing in the spring along the edges of deciduous forests, along roads.
Season Spring
Habitat Deciduous
Habitat Roadside
Cap Humped
Cap Funnel
Cap color Brown
Cap color Black
Stipe Fibrillar
Stipe color Ocher
Stipe color Brown
Stipe color White
Base of stipe Cudgel
Base of stipe Spindle
Aroma Neutral