Observation 81878: Lactarius Pers.

When: 2011-09-20

Collection location: near Sylva, North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: JohnyA (johnyA)

No specimen available

found clusters of them under everyone of my young apple trees in late September

have white spores


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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: just a guess. looks like some sort of Dapetes

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no milk
By: JohnyA (johnyA)
2011-11-10 13:16:07 CST (-0600)

when cut open … no milky sap

added another photo
By: JohnyA (johnyA)
2011-11-10 12:42:37 CST (-0600)

this might help

By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2011-11-10 12:04:19 CST (-0600)

Your description sounds like Armillaria tabescens but the photo is more ambiguous.