Observation 112497: Boletus edulis Bull.

When: 2012-10-06

Collection location: High Ledges Wildlife Reserve, Shelburne, Massachusetts, USA [Click for map]

Who: Donna (riled)

No specimen available

Is it weird to find these so late? The bigger one seems pretty old, but the little one is in good condition…. found under hemlock.

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Perfect Timing
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2012-10-06 16:28:56 PDT (-0700)

No, it’s not late. Second half of September into the middle of October is when B. edulis frequently fruits under spruce and hemlock in our latitudes, though I collected it in August at higher altitudes where night-time temps are much cooler than at sea level… Congrats!

Created: 2012-10-06 13:44:46 PDT (-0700)
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