Mushrooms: Boletus (Xerocomus) subtomentosus

Mushrooms: Boletus (Xerocomus) subtomentosus

Class: Basidiomyomycetes
Scientific name: Boletus subtomentosus L. ex. That.
Synonyms: Boletus communis - Xerocomus subtomentosus (L .: Fr.) Quel.

Morphological characteristics

Hat: 3-13 cm, fleshy, first hemispherical then convex, velvety cuticle, from olive, to ocher yellow to light brown.
tubules: Detective stories.
Pori: yellow, large and angular.
Stem: 5-11 x 0.9-1.3 cm, full, tapered at the base, yellowish with rusty hair.
Meat: light yellowish, faint smell and sweetish taste.
spore: olive green.

Boletus subtomentosus(photo Juan A °. Leiva

Edibility, habitat and observations

Relationship with the surrounding plant environment: symbiote mushroom.
In the clearings of coniferous and broad-leaved woods, from summer to autumn.
Discreet edible.

Video: Spring Mushrooms. Morels and Spring Kings (January 2022).