Observation 152319: Laccaria bicolor (Maire) P.D. Orton

Original Herbarium Label: Laccaria bicolor (Maire) P.D. Orton
Herbarium Specimen: UBC F26299

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Purple base of the stem was not too strong
By: Oluna & Adolf Ceska (aceska@telus.net)
2013-11-16 12:32:20 PST (-0800)

This is not our typical Laccaria bicolor either. The purple base of the stem was quite weakly colored. Laccaria amethysteo-occidentalis and L. laccata grew nearby. On the photo, the whole mushroom came out far too blue.

By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2013-11-16 11:06:05 PST (-0800)

What passes for L. bicolor in Eastern North America is never this violet except for the mycelium covering the stem base.

Created: 2013-11-16 00:58:22 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2013-11-16 01:48:42 PST (-0800)
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