Observation 48646: Monotropa uniflora L.
When: 2010-07-14
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Don’t know what MR fungus these are parasitizing though; no fungal fruit bodies were found close to these erumpent new flowers in Zone 48. The nearest fruit body was three minutes away at 6kph — you do the math. It was a Russula brevipes or something very similar.

Seen in the general area in previous years: Russulas, mostly unidentified but also R. brevipes, R. laurocerasi, and R. aeruginea, Lactarius sp., and Amanita sp.

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I often see these
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2010-07-17 21:54:02 PDT (-0700)

before any significant terrestrial mushrooms appear.

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