Observation 340846: Hygrocybe (Fr.) P. Kumm.

When: 2018-10-13

Collection location: Plainville, Georgia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Lisa Kimmerling (L_Kimmerling)

Specimen available

Growing in grass and moss in a saturated area of a yard in a residential area.

Nonstaining. Gills attach to stem but are not decurrent. Stems are flimsy and split in two when handled. The caps of older specimens fade to a muddy pale pink color. No detectable odor. Largest pileal width: 2 to 2.5 cm. Pilei are slightly greasy.

Nearest trees are Green Ash (Fraxinus pennsylvanica) and Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua).


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