Lactarius deliciosus

Lactarius deliciosus

Observation - Lactarius deliciosus - UK and Ireland. Description: In conifer woodland,this one was at the base of a spruce tree,not the most attractive of specimens.The cap is 7cm pallid buff concentric salmon pink blotches and sometimes has a green ting to it,the gills are slightly decurrent, apricot salmon turning du

In conifer woodland,this one was at the base of a spruce tree,not the most attractive of specimens.The cap is 7cm pallid buff concentric salmon pink blotches and sometimes has a green ting to it,the gills are slightly decurrent, apricot salmon turning dull green on bruising milk carrot colour.The stem is concolorous with the cap