Tawny Milkcap (Lactarius fulvissimus)

Tawny Milkcap (Lactarius fulvissimus)

Observation - Tawny Milkcap (Lactarius fulvissimus) - UK and Ireland. Description: Cap terracotta/brick coloured, convex later becoming depressed at centre. Stem concolorous with cap. Gills pale orange, adnate exuding white milk. Milk is slightly hot/peppery to taste. Flesh firm, light orange/brown in colour. Spore print light cream/ora

Cap terracotta/brick coloured, convex later becoming depressed at centre. Stem concolorous with cap. Gills pale orange, adnate exuding white milk. Milk is slightly hot/peppery to taste. Flesh firm, light orange/brown in colour. Spore print light cream/orange.