Observation 215246: Russula Pers.

When: 2015-09-01

Collection location: Glenn Feshie, Cairngorms National Park, Scotland [Click for map]

Who: nus (nus)

No specimen available

Found this russula under Scotch Pine. Didn’t quite manage to identify with Roger Phillips.

Cap: 6cm, intense vinaceous/blood red, matte, dry, peeling about half way to center leaving raspberry yogurt color underneath.

Flesh: white, discoloring a little brownish on cutting but not much, very hard/firm, not at all mushy or fragile. Taste and smell indistingtive, definitely not hot.

Stem: about: 50×15mm. Soft lilac color. No ring.

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