Mushroom ID? - The HuntingPA.com Outdoor Community
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 05-18-2014, 12:41 AM Thread Starter
Regular Member
 
broknaero's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: 3D
Posts: 1,768
Back To Top
Mushroom ID?

Got some good time in the woods today. No morels but found some other things. Just learning here so bear with me. I have a guide book, but I always have questions to ask the more experianced people.

(1) First I found on some old hay bails someone tossed over the bank. My guide leads me to think they are "common inky caps" AKA alcohol inky. I wanted to try a spore print so I brought a cap back to try but it turned to black slime on the paper in 2 hours. Stems are hollow. Big ones are maybe 4" tall.





(2) Second one on a tree in the back yard. This guy has been the size of a golf ball the last few days. This morning its the size of a softball with all the rain we just got. Is it a puffball?



(3) Then I found these little guys under some elm trees maybe a foot off the blacktop infront of my parking spot at work.
These little guys are too tiny yet for me to ID. They are maybe the size of pencil erasers. Ill keep checking on them as they grow. Anyone have any guesses?



(4) Is this a sheeps head from last season? Whatever it was it was big. The chunks are maybe half the size of my hand and maybe half a thick. It came out of the ground right at the base of the tree by the root you can see. Is this something to check back on in the fall?



Also ran into a patch of "fools sang" wild sarsaparilla.



Thanks!


Semper Fi
broknaero is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The HuntingPA.com Outdoor Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome