Observation 107785: Boletus L.

When: 2012-08-30

Collection location: West Falls Church, Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: BM (bmao1@umd.edu)

No specimen available

Found under a bush near willow oaks, and also on the bank of a manmade lake near willow oaks. Size 18-25 cm across, pores bright yellow, staining blue instantly. Stem and cap both buff reddish brown. Flesh is white/cream and does not discolor. Edible. Stem 10-15 cm high, 4-6 cm wide. No notable texture on stem or cap, apart from faint reticulation at apex of stem.

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