Observation 10841: Boletus edulis Bull.

When: 2008-09-10

Collection location: Hornby Island, British Columbia, Canada [Click for map]

Who: jeff (jkass7)

No specimen available

A somewhat shady orchard, just beyond the drip line of plum tree,the ground,grassy, mossy, and second year in same spot. One being attacked by a cluster of small flies.


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Recognized by sight: Boletus edulis has a reticulated stipe (stem) and white pores when very young (as this one). Boletus mirabilis, by comparison, has greenish-yellow pores, a velvety dark burgundy cap, and grows (ALWAYS) from rotting wood.
Used references: Aurora’s Mushrooms Demystified

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