Observation 28683: Pleurotus (Fr.) P. Kumm.
When: 2009-11-24
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These shrooms were carpeting the lower reaches of an apparently living Doug fir on the Stapelveldt Trail below Pan Toll … the only tree within view to have any. So maybe the tree was a snag after all … though it seemed to be living, as I say. They cooked up nicely the same evening — absorbed some flavor from the stock they poached in, and became nicely resistant to the tooth but not tough.

Proposed Names

59% (2)
Recognized by sight: I’ve gathered these once before, and recognized them as distinct from Pleurotus ostreatus
Used references: Corresponded to verbal description in Mushrooms Demystified (Arora)
65% (3)
Recognized by sight
30% (2)
Recognized by sight: Check the spore print on them, if they are ostreatus the print will appear white with lavender tints to it.

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