Field Mushroom  (Agaricus campestris)

Edibility

Edibility:Excellent

Season

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Description

Cap: 4-10cm White or cream. Strongly convex and eventually flattening in maturity.

Gills: Free, broad and crowded. Pink at first later chocolate brown.

Stem: Cylindrical and short with a small ring

Spores: Chocolate brown

Flesh: White, bruising faintly pink.

Habitat: Pasture land

Frequency: Common


Spore prints

How to take the spore print of a mushroom and how to use the spore print to help in mushroom identification.

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