Observation 85202: Macrolepiota procera (Scop.) Singer

When: 2011-12-15

Collection location: Christchurch Park, Ipswich, Suffolk, England [Click for map]

Who: Martin Cooper (martincito)

No specimen available

Large parasol mushroom growing in grass near a mixed group of trees in the park. Pointed conical off-white cap, about 13 cm across, with grey-brown umbo and scales/fibres. Wavy pinkish-white free gills. 20 cm long stem, 1.5 cm diameter, tapering gradually from large white woolly bulb at base towards cap, patterned with zig-zaggy snakeskin pattern below large shaggy ring and then smooth above it.

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