Observation 120303: Lactarius Pers.

When: 2012-12-17

Collection location: Overlake Business Center, Redmond, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Mark Lee (EdibleGuy)

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Growing under Douglas Fir in grass. Tree roots close to surface. Milk exuding from gills.

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notes on smell and taste
By: Mark Lee (EdibleGuy)
2012-12-17 15:51:14 MST (-0700)

The smell is pleasant, like button mushrooms. Does NOT smell fishy. A small nibble of the cap, held in the mouth is mild at first, then burning builds over a minute, like a mild radish.

Created: 2012-12-17 14:42:15 MST (-0700)
Last modified: 2012-12-17 15:42:30 MST (-0700)
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