When: 2014-05-10

Collection location: Kensington, Maryland, USA [Click for map]

Who: chandler (kensingtonmd)

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Found in leaf litter and wood chips. Lilac gills attached. Swollen base of stem with mycelia threads clearly visible. Ring on stalk is segmented radially. I have not found this mushroom in the wild but have seen smaller versions of it collected by others.


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Martin, Yes I plan on cooking.
By: chandler (kensingtonmd)
2014-05-12 06:11:14 PDT (-0700)

Found many more under leaf litter. Many small not open or just barely open, Very distinct segmented ring on fibrous stem and significant mycelium strands on base.
I’m confident as to the ID.

By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2014-05-10 07:44:53 PDT (-0700)

Do you plan to cook these?

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