When: 2016-08-22

Collection location: Goodwater, Tallapoosa Co., Alabama, USA [Click for map]

Who: HeatherNF

No specimen available

Grass field near tree line of Oak, sweetgum, Poplar and Pecan. Blue bruising noted after handling them. Spore print can be seen on photo.


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Can I find these in newsite?
By: Anna (Cosmic_nug25)
2020-11-13 23:28:11 CST (-0500)

Would these be anywhere around the newsite/goldville area?

Nice find!
By: Atx
2016-08-24 22:00:06 CDT (-0400)

I wonder if they are in east texas as well.

Caerulescens are all over the southland
By: Jimmy Craine (doctorghosty)
2016-08-24 12:53:40 CDT (-0400)

Nice finds, I can’t wait till somebody puts Tennessee on the map

More to be found
By: HeatherNF
2016-08-24 12:18:36 CDT (-0400)

I agree that this waits to be discovered. Hidden and overlooked. There were a great number in just this area. I am happy to report my finding!

By: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)
2016-08-24 11:05:09 CDT (-0400)
So cool!
By: John (John FungiFlora)
2016-08-24 10:00:10 CDT (-0400)

Kinda been waiting to see some finds of P. caerulescens outside of GA.

Thanks for sharing!

By: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)
2016-08-24 01:25:22 CDT (-0400)

I think Psilocybe caerulescens is much more widespread in the South East, USA, it’s just that people don’t search for it in most states because those that target psilocybin mushrooms for spiritual purposes, tend to stick to Psilocybe cubensis and Panaeolus cyanescens.

Really cool to see this find.