Observation 71525: Lactarius indigo (Schwein.) Fr.
When: 2011-07-13
No herbarium specimen

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In Minnesota
By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-07-14 08:09:11 CST (+0800)

I find dozens every summer in pine mulch. Sometimes they can taste like an artichoke, and sometimes they are bitter and off-putting. Mostly though, the insects LOVE them there, so I am only afforded a couple a season. Even if you get to them right away they have already started the tunneling.

Rare this year
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2011-07-14 06:14:17 CST (+0800)

This one is not in the best shape, but it was still cool to find it. A few years ago I picked dozens of these at Strouds Run, but for the last few years they have been few and far between.

nice find.
By: John Plischke (John Plischke)
2011-07-14 06:02:44 CST (+0800)

Very nice find, I have only found them twice, once in WV at Greenbrier and once in New York at Letchworth.

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