The mushrooms

support our next site

Xeromphalina fulvipes.   Click a photo to enlarge it.   back to list

Xeromphalina fulvipes Mushroom
Ref No: 9666
Buy this image
location: North America
edibility: Inedible
fungus colour: Yellow, Orange
normal size: Less than 5cm
cap type: Convex to shield shaped
stem type: Stem much longer than cap diameter
flesh: Flesh fibrous usually pliable (like grass)
spore colour: White, cream or yellowish
habitat: Grows on wood, Grows on plant material/manure

Xeromphalina fulvipes (Murr.) Smith Cap 1-2.5cm, convex to flattened; bright yellow-brown to paler at margin; glabrous. Gills adnate, crowded, yellowish. Stem 20-80 x 1-2.5mm reddish brown to black at base; tomentose, hairy at base. Odor pleasant. Taste bitter. Spores long ovoid, smooth, 4.5-6 x 1.5-2. Deposit white. Habitat scattered on conifer debris. Uncommon. Found in the Pacific Northwest. Season all year except for dry periods. Not edibile.

Members' images and comments

Click here to upload and share your photos and comments about this mushroom (JPEG only please).
By uploading images and text you hereby warrant that you are the legal owner of this material and agree, without limitation, to permit Rogers Plants Ltd to publish such images and text on this Rogers Plants website. Rogers Plants Ltd reserves the right to remove any member images or text at its sole discretion.
© 2001-2010 Rogers Plants Ltd. All rights reserved. The text and photographs on this site may not be reproduced in any form without the written permission of Rogers Plants Ltd. Please see our Terms and Conditions. Site by Glide Technologies Ltd. Poisoning Disclaimer.
Don't forget to visit our sister sites RogersRoses and RogersTreesandShrubs.