Observation 22386: Hygrophorus caeruleus O.K. Miller
When: 2009-06-13
No herbarium specimen

Notes: This mushroom was clearly blue. Found it a few times last weekend.

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: I’ve found this one before. Did it smell really really bad???

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2009-06-24 18:05:24 CDT (-0400)

I saw these a few times this weekend, they are somewhat common in the high elevation bolete areas.

By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2009-06-21 06:12:27 CDT (-0400)

These must be common right now, James has/had a collection too.

yes but…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-06-20 18:59:28 CDT (-0400)

this puppy smells horrendous even when fresh!

Did it smell bad?
By: Andreas Gminder (mollisia)
2009-06-20 18:40:53 CDT (-0400)

Of course it did, look how old it is lol

did you save some? it’s really rare, too.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-06-20 18:22:30 CDT (-0400)
looks like an old Hygrophorus
By: Andreas Gminder (mollisia)
2009-06-20 16:21:21 CDT (-0400)

but I don’t know the american species.

Created: 2009-06-20 15:52:09 CDT (-0400)
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