Chlorophyllum rhacodes, Description:

Ecology: Saprobic; typically growing in troops or fairy rings in disturbed ground areas like roadsides, gardens, the edges of fields, and so on—often in the vicinity of conifers; appearing nearly year-round in California when moisture is present—elsewhere typically appearing in fall; widely distributed in North America.

Found in Ohio, a fairy ring under a conifer tree.


mushroom, fungi, plant, shaggy, parasol


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