The birdnest fungi 2 by Steve Axford. a tiny cup-shaped fungus containing minute flattened spheres resembling eggs in a bird's nest. It is the reproductive or fruiting body of a remarkable fungus known in scientific circles as Cyathus olla.
Birds Nest Spruce: zone part sun to shade. Low growing evergreen with dense, flat topped branches. Concave centre resembles a bird's nest. A refreshing light green colour for the new growth in spring, sometimes again later in summer.