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Orange Birch Bolete

Observed: 3rd September 2013 By: landgirl maggielandgirl maggie’s reputation in Fungi and Lichenslandgirl maggie’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Orange Birch Bolete, showing tubes
Orange Birch Bolete

Dark speckles on stem - edible & delicious ( we ate it later )


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This is not the Orange Birch

This is/was not the Orange Birch Bolete but as you have eaten it already the identity is no longer needed.

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Could you tell me what it is then ?

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With that colour cap and

With that colour cap and signs of orange on the stem L aurantiacum would have been my suggestion