Observation 153551: Cortinarius violaceus (L.) Gray
When: 2013-11-23
( 640m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: 2013112303

Oak, pine and fir. It rained three days ago, last rain before that was late Sept. Temps over the past three/four days have been getting down into the high 20’s.

Gorgeous mushroom. This was my first time finding this species and I couldn’t believe what I was seeing after casually reaching down and grabbing it.

I would have loved to find more, in different stages of growth, but this was the only one.

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Created: 2013-11-23 19:46:54 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2013-11-24 09:16:13 PST (-0800)
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