Observation 193178: Ramaria Fr. ex Bonord.

When: 2014-12-10

Collection location: El Dorado, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Andrew S (AmatoxinAndy)

No specimen available

Growing in soil a few yards from bottom of a draw, under live oaks predominantly, some pine (gray and ponderosa) and black oak.

Small group of 3 of these; two growing right next to each other.

Top, coral-like area about 7 cm across; stipe about 6 cm long and 2-3 cm wide, tapering toward ground.

Odor: Faintly like cauliflower or green scallions

Taste, raw: faintly onion-y, possibly bitter


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Used references: Laessoe T & Lincoff G, Mushrooms
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