The Prince, Agaricus augustus

George Butcher found the Prince mushroom, Agaricus augustus in his yard this weekend and shared some with me. They were at the button stage. This is one of the very best edible mushrooms there is.  This mushroom is meaty ...

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Boletus Smithii

I found about 6 of these mushrooms last week and Oluna Ceska was kind enough to identify them for me. They were growing in a mixed conifer, west facing, sloping forest which was made up largely of western hemlock ne ...

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Boletus coniferarum

I found this Boletus coniferarum, Conifer Boletus, on Tuesday, September 28th. It is an edible bolete but it's flavour is bitter and it is definitely considered to be inferior to  many other  boletes. I found th ...

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