Home | Community | Message Board

Cannabis Seeds UK
Please support our sponsors.


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!

Shop: Left Coast Kratom Buy Kratom Extract, Kratom Powder For Sale   North Spore North Spore Mushroom Grow Kits & Cultivation Supplies   Kraken Kratom Red Vein Kratom   PhytoExtractum Maeng Da Thai Kratom Leaf Powder

Jump to first unread post Pages: 1
OfflineDISCGOLFNDOSE
Chain Ringer
Registered: 09/16/02
Posts: 167
Loc: International Waters (Oil...
Last seen: 18 years, 1 month
Pretty!! ID?
    #890624 - 09/18/02 09:47 AM (19 years, 2 days ago)

Anyone gotta clue??
:crazy:


 


--------------------
Leave me alone I'm a Botanist not a Mycologist.

gRiP-n-RiP



Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
OfflineToxicManM
Bite me, it's fun!
 User Gallery

Registered: 06/28/02
Posts: 6,693
Loc: Aurora, Colorado
Last seen: 3 hours, 51 minutes
Trusted Identifier
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: DISCGOLFNDOSE]
    #890640 - 09/18/02 09:57 AM (19 years, 2 days ago)

It's an Amanita. We need to see the base of the stem to ID accurately. Make sure you dig up the base so none of it is left behind.


--------------------
Happy mushrooming!


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
OfflineDISCGOLFNDOSE
Chain Ringer
Registered: 09/16/02
Posts: 167
Loc: International Waters (Oil...
Last seen: 18 years, 1 month
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: ToxicMan]
    #890698 - 09/18/02 10:32 AM (19 years, 2 days ago)



--------------------
Leave me alone I'm a Botanist not a Mycologist.

gRiP-n-RiP



Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
Offlinecookdandbombd
SERENITY NOW!

Registered: 08/31/02
Posts: 148
Loc: Northern Ireland
Last seen: 18 years, 7 months
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: ToxicMan]
    #890727 - 09/18/02 10:44 AM (19 years, 2 days ago)

Do all Aminitaas have that same look? I.e. where they still have white patches on them where they have bust through the growing thingys (sacs?)?


--------------------
--
Freak out baby, the bee is coming.


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
OfflineRemy
Bitches Brew
 User Gallery

Registered: 06/04/02
Posts: 1,343
Loc: Atlanta, GA
Last seen: 9 years, 10 months
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: cookdandbombd]
    #890890 - 09/18/02 12:03 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

Most Amanitas you found will have the little "warts" which are remnants of the universal veil.


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
OfflineMushroomSally
Canadian SnowAngel

Registered: 08/28/01
Posts: 1,872
Loc: Up the road
Last seen: 3 years, 6 months
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: DISCGOLFNDOSE]
    #890906 - 09/18/02 12:14 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

Nice pic!


--------------------


A Pirate walks into a bar with a steering wheel down his pants
The bartender says “Hey Pirate, what’s with the steering wheel down your pants?”
“Arrrrrrg says the Pirate, it’s drivin me nutz”


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
InvisibleGumby
Fishnologist
 User Gallery

Registered: 06/13/01
Posts: 26,655
Trusted Identifier
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: DISCGOLFNDOSE]
    #890940 - 09/18/02 12:30 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

I put my votes on A. muscaria var. formosa.


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
OfflineDISCGOLFNDOSE
Chain Ringer
Registered: 09/16/02
Posts: 167
Loc: International Waters (Oil...
Last seen: 18 years, 1 month
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: Gumby]
    #890994 - 09/18/02 12:58 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

Is this active?


--------------------
Leave me alone I'm a Botanist not a Mycologist.

gRiP-n-RiP



Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
OfflineUnity333
addict
 User Gallery

Registered: 08/26/01
Posts: 685
Last seen: 5 years, 9 months
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: DISCGOLFNDOSE]
    #891008 - 09/18/02 01:05 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

A. muscaria var. formosa.

Grumpy dude gets the sticker.....
Patheraila


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
Offlinecomario2
amateur

Registered: 09/06/02
Posts: 1,352
Loc: between places
Last seen: 8 years, 7 months
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: DISCGOLFNDOSE]
    #891032 - 09/18/02 01:16 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

i agree, am. muscaria var formosa. this is the am. muscaria normally found in the north-east. it is active, but also contains toxins. apparently this variety of am. musc. is more toxic and less entheogenic than the varietis in syberia, traditionally used by the shamans there. there is all the info you need on this site, check out to start the amanitas section


--------------------
comario


"crusaders against emotional poverty"


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
Offlinecookdandbombd
SERENITY NOW!

Registered: 08/31/02
Posts: 148
Loc: Northern Ireland
Last seen: 18 years, 7 months
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: Remy]
    #891045 - 09/18/02 01:28 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

Ah cheers for that matey, that's what I thought but couldn't express it very well, and wanted verification before I went out hunting for Aminitas over here in Northern Ireland in the next few weeks :laugh:


--------------------
--
Freak out baby, the bee is coming.


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
OfflineStInvetroThomas
Damn straight I'm a hunter.
Male User Gallery
Registered: 04/30/02
Posts: 1,345
Loc: Estonia
Last seen: 1 year, 10 months
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: comario2]
    #891048 - 09/18/02 01:29 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

Damn beat me to it...but you never can have two many correct ID's Amanita Muscaria var Formosa...wins the prize. Nice find, great photos.

Cheers


--------------------
"...I found dozens of single specimens.  That's what I call hunting.  There are only a few "good" hunters here, even now.  You're certainly in that group.  I would imagine if we hunted together we'd find our styles are similar."
- Mr. Mushrooms

RIP Matt, your friendship and your contributions to the world of fungi will be missed. Unfortunately we never got to hunt together.

St Thomas


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
OfflineDISCGOLFNDOSE
Chain Ringer
Registered: 09/16/02
Posts: 167
Loc: International Waters (Oil...
Last seen: 18 years, 1 month
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: comario2]
    #891051 - 09/18/02 01:30 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

Thanks they sure are pretty I'm in the NE USA. There is another just like it i'm going to let it open and take a pic.


--------------------
Leave me alone I'm a Botanist not a Mycologist.

gRiP-n-RiP



Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
Invisiblesuperpimp
The boss of thefamily

Registered: 06/11/01
Posts: 8,706
Loc: Philadelphia/NYC
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: DISCGOLFNDOSE]
    #891066 - 09/18/02 01:38 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

I've tried those before. All they did was make me sleepy. Don't bother eating it. Very nice pic though.


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
OfflineGSAfarmer
Mycotopian
Registered: 06/21/02
Posts: 338
Loc: Mycotopia
Last seen: 16 years, 8 months
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: DISCGOLFNDOSE]
    #891085 - 09/18/02 01:49 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

Im sure that is A. muscaria var. formosa. Did you find it near any pine trees? I ate a 1/2 cup of fresh or a little more, and cooked it in some spagetti sauce then about 3 or 4 hours later i was puking my brains out and had the most intense (unenjoyable) body high i have evere experienced . I felt like i almost had to go to the hospital. i do not recomend trying this mushroom, but if you do be very cautious........................peace


--------------------

GSAfarmer Joshua

"Don't live someone elses dream."..........GSAfarmer


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
OfflineToxicManM
Bite me, it's fun!
 User Gallery

Registered: 06/28/02
Posts: 6,693
Loc: Aurora, Colorado
Last seen: 3 hours, 51 minutes
Trusted Identifier
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: DISCGOLFNDOSE]
    #891096 - 09/18/02 01:54 PM (19 years, 2 days ago)

Wow. You posted right back with a great photo (to go with your earlier great photo) and everyone responded before I got back here.

They're correct - that volval tissue is exactly characteristic for Amanita muscaria var. formosa. As far as being "active", a few people seem to like it, the vast majority don't. You should read up on it at erowid or anyplace with trip reports and decide for yourself. If you decide to try it, eat a small amount the first time so you can decide if you like it or not, and if you don't it won't be too awful.


--------------------
Happy mushrooming!


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
InvisibleTM
The Mind, The Many, The Music.
Male User Gallery

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 06/11/02
Posts: 8,282
Loc: Under The Table And Dream...
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: GSAfarmer]
    #898860 - 09/22/02 08:57 AM (18 years, 11 months ago)

Wow! Finally!! I knew if I read posts here long enough, I'd come accross someone who had the same experience I had with this species.

I ate about 30 grams of these fresh and didn't puke, but laid on the couch for 2 hours wishing the mushrooms had been fatal. Very unpleasant experience.

Found 'em in the woods in central VT.


--------------------
================================================



"Have some congratulatory drugs." - C. Montgomery Burns

I'll probably always do drugs, so that just contributes to the addiction to The Shroomery... It's a vicious circle of bliss. :tongue2:

TM™ :cool:


Extras: Filter Print Post Remind Me! Notify Moderator Top
OfflineToxicManM
Bite me, it's fun!
 User Gallery

Registered: 06/28/02
Posts: 6,693
Loc: Aurora, Colorado
Last seen: 3 hours, 51 minutes
Trusted Identifier
Re: Pretty!! ID? [Re: TM]
    #899082 - 09/22/02 12:41 PM (18 years, 11 months ago)

Then get the information out there, and maybe you can help prevent some other poor bastard from making the same mistake. Erowid has a trip reports section you can post to. And it wouldn't hurt to hang around here from time to time and let people know that eating them isn't fun.

There are so many references that make it sound like another way to get high that people do and almost all of them seem to get sick like you did.

Hope you're feeling better now, though.


--------------------
Happy mushrooming!


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

Shop: Left Coast Kratom Buy Kratom Extract, Kratom Powder For Sale   North Spore North Spore Mushroom Grow Kits & Cultivation Supplies   Kraken Kratom Red Vein Kratom   PhytoExtractum Maeng Da Thai Kratom Leaf Powder


Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* hmm got these pretties... id w/pic ferdinand 1,543 6 11/29/02 07:13 PM
by Anonymous
* Help ID'ing (amanita muscaria var. formosa?) Zealen 1,229 4 10/01/03 12:31 AM
by Effed
* Amanita muscaria var. formosa EffedS 2,966 13 06/17/03 12:30 AM
by MagmaManiac
* Amanita Muscaria
( 1 2 all )
Odd_Snail 7,144 28 10/11/01 12:54 AM
by Anonymous
* Can someone help me ID this mushroom
( 1 2 all )
panpete58 2,692 21 07/03/03 08:06 AM
by ScU
* Amanita muscaria Var. formosa(PIC) Lizard King 2,092 12 09/18/01 01:31 AM
by Levi7
* Amanita Muscaria var. formosa?? id please RageX13 3,028 14 10/31/05 11:42 AM
by oroboros
* Amanita Muscaria Cannabis 3,011 13 02/13/02 08:55 PM
by Richard_D_James

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: ToxicMan, karode13, inski, Alan Rockefeller, Duggstar, TimmiT, Anglerfish, Tmethyl, Lucis, Doc9151
1,681 topic views. 3 members, 36 guests and 19 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Print Topic | ]
Search this thread:

Copyright 1997-2021 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.025 seconds spending 0.005 seconds on 13 queries.