Observation 60358: Tuber melanosporum Vittad.

When: 1994-09-04

Seen at: Montreat, North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)

No specimen available

Cultivated in North Carolina

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Interesting Damon
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-09-30 17:23:43 CDT (-0500)

These were very young and had no odor.

By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-09-30 09:46:28 CDT (-0500)

The interior looks really light for true black truffles. Im only saying this because I’ve sliced open hundreds.
They may have told you it was such, but I think you have the summer truffle here.

By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2011-09-29 21:28:20 CDT (-0500)
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-09-29 19:41:58 CDT (-0500)

Yes, these were grown in NC.

Perigord black truffles?
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2011-09-29 18:06:37 CDT (-0500)

Are they from the truffle farm in N.C.?

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