Peppery Bolete

Peppery Bolete

Observation - Peppery Bolete - UK and Ireland. Description: Biggest fruitbody was about 6cm across and 8cm tall. Taste was peppery, growing under coniferous trees, I couldn't see any Amanita muscaria around that C. piperatus might be parasitic on. Smallest immature fruitbody was about 2cm across the cap. I've neve

Biggest fruitbody was about 6cm across and 8cm tall. Taste was peppery, growing under coniferous trees, I couldn't see any Amanita muscaria around that C. piperatus might be parasitic on. Smallest immature fruitbody was about 2cm across the cap. I've never found C. piperatus with pores this red colour, they've always been yellowy-brown