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Offlineblueweezer
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Backyard find
    #1722962 - 07/16/03 10:23 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

I was in my backyard about a month ago...maybe longer i came across an odd looking mushroom. I took pictures of it because i thought it looked so cool......but with my luck, the damn disk i used isnt reading the pics i took. Im not sure what kind it was but maybe yall know.

It had a red cap...maybe about 2 inches across. Underneath it (gills??) were yellow and the instant i touched the gills, they turned blue. I mean the instant i did. It was pretty cool to watch, considering i was mighty high at the time. The stem was pretty sturdy. Like a branch of some sort. It was red and was bout half an inch think. I didnt take a spore print, so sorry about that. I just have never seen one like this and was wondering if any of yah knew more than i do on the subject.......since i know all of you do.


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Re: Backyard find [Re: blueweezer]
    #1722991 - 07/16/03 10:38 PM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Sounds like some kind of boletus? What color wus the stem?


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Re: Backyard find [Re: blueweezer]
    #1723609 - 07/17/03 02:00 AM (13 years, 4 months ago)

Some kind of Bolete. While there are a few edible(NOT ACTIVE!) bluing boletes, most of them are poisonous. You're better off tossing them out.


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