February Mushrooms of the Month

Welcome to the February installment of Mushrooms of the Month.

Astraeus hygrometricusAstraeus hygrometricus a.k.a. barometer earthstar by Walt Sturgeon

Fistulina hepaticaFistulina hepatica a.k.a. Beefsteak Fungus by Walt Sturgeon

Hygrocybe miniataHygrocybe miniata a.k.a. Vermilion Waxcap by Walt Sturgeon

Pholiota squarrosoidesPholiota squarrosoides by Walt Sturgeon

Pisolithus arhizusPisolithus arhizus a.k.a. Dead Man’s Foot by Walt Sturgeon

If you are interested in contributing to the mushrooms of the month please contact the web master using the contact form and he will provide you with submission information.

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3 thoughts on “February Mushrooms of the Month

    • You should NOT assume the mushrooms featured in any of these photogalleries are edible. Most will NOT be edible.

      Never eat any mushroom until you have positively identified the species and know from credible academic sources or reference texts that they are safe to consume.

      Be safe! If there is any doubt do not consume.

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