Observation 9595: Tuber magnatum Picco

When: 2002-10-28

Seen at: Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

This most expensive of any truffles, is not a good truffle in my experience. I purchased 2 kg. from Italy, had them shipped to me, and many/most were immature when received. Yes, they had lots of aroma. But they did not last long and they seemed to have a parasitic fungus attacking them.

Species Lists



Proposed Names

86% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
Obs. 10078
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2015-11-24 21:49:32 CST (-0600)

has been deleted. Therefore this cannot be a duplicate any longer.

Created: 2008-08-18 13:04:10 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2015-11-24 22:04:18 CST (-0600)
Viewed: 69 times, last viewed: 2018-01-29 05:36:22 CST (-0600)
Show Log