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Rosy Parachute

Marasmius pulcherripes

Description:

Beautiful tiny, pink mushroom with a pleated, bell-shaped cap that has a darker central nipple. White, distant gills. Wiry, dark brown stem that was approximately 1mm thick.

Habitat:

Growing in clusters on the ground in a mostly deciduous forest.

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6 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 3 years ago

Exquisitely beautiful...

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 3 years ago

Your welcome, Christine Y.

Christine Y.
Christine Y. 3 years ago

Thanks maplemoth662. The caps were so tiny and fragile, but the stems were super tough.

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 3 years ago

Beautiful, yet delicate....

Christine Y.
Christine Y. 3 years ago

Thanks Sarah! There has been a seemingly endless variety of mushrooms in the woods I hike lately because we've had so much rain! I love searching for them :)

SarahWhitt
SarahWhitt 3 years ago

You, Christine, just find the SWEETEST lil mushrooms!!
This one looks like a victorian lamp! :)

Christine Y.
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Christine Y.

Connecticut, USA

Spotted on Jul 15, 2017
Submitted on Jul 17, 2017

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