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Fleecy milk-cap

Lactarius vellereus


The Fleecy milk-cap has a white velvet hat.Produces milk white, taste very acrid.


The lFleecy milk-cap typically grows in dry deciduous forests, often in windy edges, in large groups. Especially common in wet years, from August to October.


Inedible (very spicy) but used in some countries as condiment.

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Jonathan Guyot
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Lorraine, Tromelin Island

Spotted on Oct 4, 2008
Submitted on Aug 8, 2012

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