Growing near pine, about 2 feet beside paved road. Cap with volval warts, not really rubbing off easily, becoming flat. Stem with prominent ring, enlarging to base.


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By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2018-07-09 11:59:18 PDT (-0700)
Could the staining be due to the color of the soil?
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2018-07-09 11:54:06 PDT (-0700)


If you gently rub a clean area of the stem to do you see colored fibers…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2018-07-09 11:52:33 PDT (-0700)

…appear after awhile? What is the color? Does the mushroom have a distinctic odor?

Can you find a younger specimen? Is the color of the volva a pure white in the younger specimen?

Very best,


Created: 2018-07-08 19:18:01 PDT (-0700)
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