Observation 64082: Chalciporus piperatus (Bull.) Bataille

When: 2010-09-09

Collection location: State Capitol campus, Olympia, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)

No specimen available

Fruiting on the State capital campus near large sprinkler system.

Humid weather- mid 60’s.

Very peppery taste.

Bright yellow base is tell tale with this species in addition to the flavor intensity and overall appearance.



Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: Brown staining pores, purplish coloration on stalk, peppery taste, bright yellow stem base. Fruiting on well watered lawn.

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By: Jeff Riedenauer (Tamsenite)
2011-03-04 21:55:07 PST (-0800)

Any staining, even slowly?

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