Observation 149210: Suillus caerulescens A.H. Sm. & Thiers
When: 2013-10-18
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Substrate: On ground in grass
Nearest trees: Douglas-fir, ornamental cherry
Scent and taste not distinct
For specimen in 2nd-4th photos (an older speciment, collected and photographed 18 Oct; 1st image photographed 12 Oct)
Cap: diameter 8 cm; maximum ht 2 cm
Tubes: length 6 mm; stain brown when bruised, staining does not fade quickly; slightly decurrent
Stem: height 5 cm; diameter 2 cm; distinct ring zone; solid (not hollow anywhere); quickly stains blue at places near base when cut , staining then fades
Taste and scent indistinct.

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Used references: Scates, Gibson & Bishop, Trial field key to the BOLETES in the Pacific Northwest (rev. 2011); Arora, Mushrooms Demystified (2d ed. 1986); Trudell & Ammirati, Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest (2009)

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