Observation 55902: Russula Pers.

When: 2010-10-17

Collection location: Briggs Ranch, Folsom, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Steve Rogers (srogers)

No specimen available

Front yard at my house

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Betula pendula
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2010-10-19 00:42:11 CDT (-0400)

Betula pendula is the European White Birch, aka silver birch. It is the one commonly planted in lawns in the USA.

Not European but White Birch
By: Steve Rogers (srogers)
2010-10-19 00:17:23 CDT (-0400)

Found in my grass under some White Birch

By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2010-10-19 00:12:11 CDT (-0400)

If you have a european birch in the lawn this Russula might be Russula versicolor. It ONLY grows with Birch.

Created: 2010-10-19 00:06:44 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2010-10-19 08:52:03 CDT (-0400)
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