Mystery Mushroom

Mystery Mushroom

Observation - Mystery Mushroom. Description: Group of large mushrooms growing in grass under conifers (cedars). Caps up to 12 cm across, dark brown at centre, then paler surface covered with concentric rows of overlapping brown scales up to inturned slightly ragged margin. Dark brown free gills. Ste

Group of large mushrooms growing in grass under conifers (cedars). Caps up to 12 cm across, dark brown at centre, then paler surface covered with concentric rows of overlapping brown scales up to inturned slightly ragged margin. Dark brown free gills. Stem 6 cm long, 2 cm diameter at base, tapering slightly towards top, with large descending white ring. Stem smooth above ring, fibrous below with some tawny discolouration at base.