Rooted boletus, Root boletus


From photo collection MST Mushroom Model Collection

Inedible. Taste: unpleasantly bitter. Cap: rounded, thick, dry, thinning towards the outer edge, rolled inwards; olive gray, brown or pale yellow up to 0.007 wide. Tubes lemon yellow with yellow/green edges. Stem yellow often with reddish dots near the bottom, near the ground spreading root like, hairy, lemon yellow. Flesh is whitish, soft, when broken it quickly turns dark blue. Fall, in beech and oak woods.
Taken on November 10th 2016 at 10:42 am
Added on November 18th, 2020
Rooted boletus, Root boletus
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