When: 2017-06-24

Collection location: Berlin, Germany [Click for map]

Who: Cindy Trubovitz (Trubo)

No specimen available

Growing in grassy vacant lot near sidewalk. Two of the 3 specimens had small tough root-like sterile base. Peridium with raised removable flakes. Had strong odor..not bad, perhaps earthy.


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Thanks for the ID
By: Cindy Trubovitz (Trubo)
2018-03-02 13:15:20 MST (-0700)

That could very much be it. Don’t recall seeing mycelial fibers but could have easily missed that and now know to look for it next time. I noticed another MO observation from Berlin too. I uploaded a few more pics I had taken of the other 2.

See my…
By: Soloist
2018-03-01 22:46:13 MST (-0700)

…observation #305003. Very similar habitat to yours. In a vacant area on the edge of a parking lot.