Observation 27987: Hygrocybe flavescens (Kauffman) Singer
When: 2009-11-05
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These are rather large and sturdy for a Hygrocybe.

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texture
By: canid
2009-11-10 10:30:04 EST (-0500)

i was wondering whether it was viscid or sticky.

i suppose they do look dry in the photos.

large hygrocybe
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2009-11-10 09:34:15 EST (-0500)

The largest cap was about 2 inches in diameter. The photos show stipe texture better than I can remember it.

size
By: canid
2009-11-10 00:06:58 EST (-0500)

H. flavescens is described with a stipe up to 2cm according to Kuo. how robust where these?

did you note the texture of the stipe?

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