Home | Community | Message Board

Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Hunting and Identification

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Original Seeds Store Shop: Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
InvisibleZen Peddler
Male User Gallery

Registered: 06/18/01
Posts: 6,379
Loc: orbit
latest Australian hunt!!
    #348831 - 06/25/01 08:20 PM (17 years, 2 months ago)

After running out of prints way too fast, my friend and I endevoured to hunt up some more... Upon checking our usual patches, we noticed that the wavy cap specimen (Eucalyptus) and specimens of Ps. Cyanescens had not recovered for more fruiting after rain. A bit dissappointed, we decided to follow up a tip from someone, and low and behold, in areas we had already checked two weeks before, we found shite loads of Ps. Subaeruginosa... (apparently not as potent) It jst goes to show that when your looking for one species, another seems to pop up instead..:-) (this story has no point)
An interesting note is that these Subs had funny sort of lighter blotches on their caps similar to pics ive seen of Azurescens...


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineLizard King
King Lizard

Registered: 10/04/99
Posts: 1,998
Loc: GA
Last seen: 12 years, 18 days
Re: latest Australian hunt!! [Re: Zen Peddler]
    #348992 - 06/26/01 12:40 AM (17 years, 2 months ago)

Yeah, alot of Psilocybe mushrooms(especially lignicolus species) will have this lighter "blotch" on the cap if it hasn't rained for a day or so. This reaction is called hygrophanous fading, and it starts from the center of the cap and will spread down further taking away color as it goes until the entire cap is eventually a lighter straw color altogether. The Psilocybe weilii I pick here are strongly hygrophanous, just an hour after picking the mushrooms will loose alot of color, if they were picked fresh that is. When picked dry I've seen weilii with almost white capsthe are so faded.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Original Seeds Store Shop: Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Hunting and Identification

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Good hunt today..."Liberty Cap"ish id help:) mikonn 2,626 19 06/17/05 05:46 PM
by Gumby
* Australian season begins!!!! Zen Peddler 1,493 10 04/02/02 07:39 AM
by zhukov
* Australian Shroomers
( 1 2 3 all )
MagicRooms 10,302 52 11/17/08 05:18 PM
by Shimy
* half Hygrophanous CureCat 1,019 5 10/08/06 04:33 AM
by CureCat
* Hunting in Oregon. Psy Baba 1,811 19 02/06/06 11:13 PM
by Psy Baba
* Australian Finds- Non PA mushroom pics
( 1 2 3 all )
Dr_Octanaught 8,152 50 06/27/04 09:26 AM
by benzene
* Good safe hunting tip...DONT
( 1 2 all )
deathcapcubensis 4,357 24 11/19/04 10:03 PM
by ToxicMan
* Mushroom hunting related books blind_guardian 2,490 9 10/13/03 12:05 PM
by mjshroomer

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: ToxicMan, karode13, inski, Alan Rockefeller, TimmiT, Joust, Tmethyl, Fennario
1,097 topic views. 5 members, 32 guests and 4 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.028 seconds spending 0.008 seconds on 19 queries.