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Mushroom

Description:

Looks edible but I don't think I'll chance it




1 species ID suggestions

lori.tas
lori.tas 6 years ago
Shaggy ink cap
Coprinus comatus

5 Comments

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 6 years ago

and I wanted him to know it's one and the same ... too tired tonight to look up the scientific name

lori.tas
lori.tas 6 years ago

Yes, it has many common names, but I wanted to suggest the scientific name so that David can add it to the spotting.

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 6 years ago

shaggy ink cap is another name for the same thing

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 6 years ago

and they have a tendency to grow in newly graveled or paved areas

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 6 years ago

Shaggymane - very edible, but you have to pick it and drop it in the pan of hot butter! They wilt very quickly. Pick only the young "unopened" ones

Seattle, Washington, USA

Lat: 47.61, Long: -122.30

Spotted on May 15, 2010
Submitted on May 15, 2010

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