Observation 201902: Russula vinacea Burl.
When: 2015-03-26
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Seems like a Russula from brittleness. Cap is purple-ish.
Large: stipe 9 inches, cap 5 inches.
Early mushroom.

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size 13 shoe
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gills creamy-off-white; width 5 inches
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cap is more purple than in this light; length 9 inches
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brittle, no latex
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stipe was squishy but solid.

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Flavor and smell
By: Bill Sheehan (B_Sheehan)
2015-03-30 20:18:27 PDT (-0700)

— odor not strong; did not taste it.

Dry mushroom !
By: Claude Kaufholtz-Couture (Claude Kaufholtz-Couture)
2015-03-30 05:28:50 PDT (-0700)

The margin already leaves by a mature mushroom. What are the flavor and the smell ?
cKc

Large, early spring Russula
By: Bill Sheehan (B_Sheehan)
2015-03-29 19:53:11 PDT (-0700)

From the texture it seems to be a Russula. But it is early Spring (March) in Georgia, and large.

Created: 2015-03-26 19:06:40 PDT (-0700)
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