Observation 193266: Suillus tomentosus (Kauffman) Singer

When: 2014-12-12

Seen at: Central Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: Johny Alives (mountain man)

No specimen available

Found in early December 2014 under pine trees in a cluster of about 10 coming out of sandy soil,…cap light yellow to cream color and dry,stems yellow with tiny brownish specks, nice earthy smell, blues very easily, my fingers got brown stained from handling…fried in butter…very nice flavor…sorry no spore test…Note: I have found no reference to this mushroom being found in the south…


caps about 3 inches

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Recognized by sight: Cap,stem
Used references: Various including Besette

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good to see …
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2015-01-01 00:59:27 WIB (+0700)

that you already knew about MO!

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