Collection location: Tolmin region, Posočje, East Julian Alps, Slovenia [Click for map]
46.1739° 13.8147° 870m
Habitat: mountain pasture with scattered groups of Larix decidua and Picea abies trees, full sun, modestly inclined mountain slope, exposed to direct rain, average precipitations ~ 2.600 mm/year, average temperature 6-8 deg C, elevation 870 m (2.850 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.
Substratum: soil, under Larix decidua.
Place: North of Ljubin village near town Tolmin, near the top of Tlaka hill, 911 m (2.988 feet), East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC
Comments: Growing scattered solitary and in groups; several pilei present.This mushroom grows mostly in the Alps and is strictly growing under Larix decidua trees. Is it edible or not seems questionable. In the literature one can find everything – from delicious, edible, conditionally edible to not edible. Pileus diameter up to 9 cm, stipe 4-5 cm and 1.2 – 1.4 cm diameter; flesh brittle; SP very faint, whitish(?); milk white, not abundant, not changing color for a long time.
Nikon D700/Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8
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