Observation 27261: Tricholoma apium Jul. Schäff.
When: 2007-09-04
No herbarium specimen


Unfortunately, the tapering stem base is missing..
The typical habitat where this was growing, together with Tricholoma matsutake, Boletopsis grisea, Tricholoma focale and Ramaria magnipes, among others

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Recognized by sight: Dry, cracking cap surface, deeply rooted stem, smell fruity/spicy when fresh, on drying like liquorice.

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I remember a nice view from Cape Cod from last year
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-10-25 15:55:22 CST (-0500)
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2009-10-25 06:52:52 CST (-0500)

this does look just like mine. The Cape Cod forest don’t look as nice as these, for the most part it’s scraggly Pitch Pine and stunted oaks but the understory looks the same. I will get some habitat shots next time I’m there.

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