When: 2009-03-28

Collection location: near Big Sur, Monterey Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Christian (Christian Schwarz)

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Groups and troops found in the main burn areas on bare spots of steeply sloped, moist mineral soil between patches of slim to very moderately thick redwood duff. Under redwood, EM host trees very scattered.


Copyright © 2009 Christian F. Schwarz
Copyright © 2009 Christian F. Schwarz

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Recognized by sight: ladderlike ridges, growth in recently alkalinized soil

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ooo, you rock Christian!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-03-30 16:44:46 MDT (-0600)

that explains the “mushoom hunter” on the ATV who encountered a mountain lion in Big Sur/Monterey recently, and who was quoted in Tom Stienstra’s SF Chronicle column on Sunday! what mushrooms exactly was he after, I asked myself…;)