Observation 139614: Agaricus campestris L.

When: 2012-04-18

Collection location: Lower Meramec Park, St. Louis Co., Missouri, USA [Click for map]

Who: weed lady (Sylvia )

No specimen available

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Location of specimen.
By: weed lady (Sylvia )
2013-07-13 04:51:49 CDT (-0500)

This specimen was found in bottomland woods with whatever was growing on the forest floor. There was scattered grass (not a lawn) with other vegetation present. It was removed and taken home to get a decent photo. I do not do a very good job generally in the field with photographs.

Agaricus campestris
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2013-07-12 15:15:21 CDT (-0500)

will fruit in cornfields.

Not in grass?
By: Byrain
2013-07-12 15:12:25 CDT (-0500)

Everything I know about Agaricus campestris indicates it grows with grass, is there any precedence for it to grow in other places too?

Created: 2013-07-12 08:27:59 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2013-07-12 08:30:11 CDT (-0500)
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