Identification: help on finding name !!!

Discussion in 'Fungi, Lichens and Slime Molds' started by popokaz, Aug 23, 2006.

  1. popokaz

    popokaz Member

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    hi
    found this growing in my back garden could someone tell what it is.
    thanks
     

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  2. allelopath

    allelopath Well-Known Member 10 Years

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    Possibly Lepiota rachodes. Do an internet search on this and compare the characteristics and habitat of your mushroom with this species.

    Even if it is indeed this species, which is accepted as edible, "Mushrooms Demystified" warns that people can have severe allergic reactions to it.
     

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