Jump to content

Welcome!

Sign In or Create my Account to gain full access to our forums. By registering with us, you'll be able to discuss, share and private message with other members of our community.
Hoosierfunguy

Cyanoboletus Pulverulentis

Recommended Posts

These come up every year against my house on the northern side where I let the oak leaves stay under the eaves of my house,  where they get plenty of water.  I'd been trying to ID these guys for years; and until yesterday,  I had been stumped. The cap is brown,  the pores are a brilliant yellow,  the stalk is yellow at the top and (before it's handled) is orange and brown, descending the stalk.  The flesh is yellow and immediately stains blue when exposed to oxygen.  The slightest touch on the pores and stalk will stain them blue and the blue becomes black then a very dark brown. After being most certain that I've identified them,  I'm dehydrating them to later add to a soup and sample their flavor.  I haven't found any look alikes. 

20180909_171810.jpg

20180909_171815.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

About Us

The mission of the Hoosier Mushroom Society is to promote the science of mycology and the study of fungi.
×