Observation 168102: Peziza violacea Pers.

When: 2014-06-21

Collection location: Blewett Pass, Chelan Co. and Kittatas Co., Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)

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Found at 4100 ft. elevation at Blewett pass summit. These were far larger and more deeply violet colored on and below outside margin than those we found here 3 weeks ago.

Found beneath charred Ponderosa pine, larch, Doug fir and Mountain Hemlock.

Temp: mid 70’s.

Massive fire occurred here during summer 2012.

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Thanks Martin!!!
By: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)
2014-06-23 10:22:51 PDT (-0700)

We’ve been lucky to find these at the “vibrant colored stage” each visit to the burn sites this season.
Unfortunately, not one morel here yet.

Nice photo, Drew!
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2014-06-22 16:10:59 PDT (-0700)

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