Observation 170594: Lactarius subpalustris

When: 2012-07-29

Collection location: Buncombe Co., North Carolina, USA [Click for map]


Who: Mike Hopping (AvlMike)

No specimen available

Found in mixed hardwoods, dominant species include various oaks and tulip poplar. Cap diameter of this specimen wasn’t measured but they typically range up to 7 inches. Stipe is hollow by design. White latex slowly stains flesh and gills purple. Latex tastes mild.


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