Boletus

Boletus

Observation - Boletus. Description: Orange-brown bun-shaped rather uneven dry cap with a network of yellow cracks in surface towards reddish margin, up to about 12 cm across. Stem about 5 cm long, 1.5 cm diameter, yellow and red fibres, curved, paler towards base maybe where it was shaded b

Orange-brown bun-shaped rather uneven dry cap with a network of yellow cracks in surface towards reddish margin, up to about 12 cm across. Stem about 5 cm long, 1.5 cm diameter, yellow and red fibres, curved, paler towards base maybe where it was shaded by grass or soil, no ring. Pores large, yellow, growing down the stem a little and visible below margin of cap in side view, staining slimey greenish-grey when squashed. Growing in grass, some singly and one cluster of 4, near a cedar and elsewhere in the park.