Russula crustosa Peck Quilted Russula’ (2 Photos and Description)

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"Quilted Russula” has a convex cap which becomes flat with a depressed center. The cap skin is dry and yellow-tan to slightly grayish-olivaceous expands covered with a mosaic of orange-tan patches. Gills attached, close, white to cream and exhibit some forking. Spores are white to cream colored. Stipe white. Mycorrhizal with oaks. Good Edible.

Russula crustosa 1490

Russula crustosa