Observation 6972: Coprinellus curtus (Kalchbr.) Vilgalys, Hopple & Jacq. Johnson
When: 2008-03-04
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing from our garden compost, along with pumpkin seed sets, in egg carton on windowsill.

Small, clustered, non-deliquescing, gills fairly widely spaced.
Rapid growth. Young mushrooms are pale brown and pimply. Last photo is of two day old mushrooms.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:59:23 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Chez Viess-Rust, Oakland, CA’ to ‘Chez Viess-Rust, Oakland, California, USA

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Recognized by sight: Young mushrooms with brown granules. In age the cap retains the brown granules.
Used references: Mushrooms of Hawaii by Hemmes and Desjardin, page 34

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By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-03-06 13:37:12 PST (-0800)

they are a long way from home! or were they also introduced to Hawaii?

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