When: 2016-12-25

Collection location: Cherokee, Butte Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Stem2

No specimen available

Possibly western grisette but was hiking with group and didn’t have time to stop and examine. Dozens growing in a small area around interior live oak, largest caps about 7 inches across.


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I simply don’t know for sure what it is.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2016-12-30 23:20:27 CST (-0600)

That is what interests me about it.

If your friend is familiar with drying mushrooms, I’d be interested to know more; however, if it is a burden to your friend, I would not ask.

Very best,


I don’t have it…
By: Stem2
2016-12-30 16:06:08 CST (-0600)

But I remember exactly where it was (on a friend’s property) so if you’re interested I could contact him and see if they’re still there, maybe get one mailed to you. Are these not normally seen this far inland?

If you should run across this again, and have the resources for drying the…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2016-12-30 13:26:19 CST (-0600)

collection, I would be very interested in studying the material.

I hope you have a happy New Year 2017.

Very best,

Rod Tulloss