Observation 99916: Russula olivacea (Schaeff.) Fr.
When: 2012-07-08
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Very dried out

Mild flavor and aroma

Under Douglas fir, near birch

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Keys led me to R. xeromphalina….
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2012-07-10 20:42:58 PDT (-0700)

But there was no odor or flavor, and they were large, old, and dried.

The stem
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2012-07-09 23:06:14 PDT (-0700)

Its colour and shape is very much a xerampelina-type.
At this dried out stage, it usually smells too..

I feel like I should know this…
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2012-07-09 21:53:12 PDT (-0700)


Created: 2012-07-09 21:33:31 PDT (-0700)
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