These poisonous mushrooms grow worldwide: Destroying Angel, Death Cap, False Parasol, Deadly Galerina, Jack o Lantern, Sulphur Tuft, and Earthball Mushrooms. Learn their many different forms at different stages of development, as well as their edible lookalikes.
Location: VA, MD, PA, DE
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0:00 Intro
2:11 false parasol (similar to portobello, or butter mushroom, and obviously parasol; often found on lawns, bad for livestock)
4:40 jack o lantern (similar to honey mushroom, golden oyster, chicken of the woods, chanterelle)
6:21 sulfur tuft (comes in colonies)
9:33 common earthborn mushroom (similar to edible puffball)
10:32 deadly galerina (similar to honey and velvet foot)
13:01 pholiotina rugosa (another small brown, but deadly mushroom)
13:16 destroying angel and deathcap (similar to straw mushroom and button mushroom)
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Mushroom ID and Hunting tips:
Wild Mushroom You Can Eat Series:
Having Fun in the Woods:
Wild Mushroom Recipes:
Wild Fruits and Plants:
All about Chanterelles:
Be cautious & always refer to multiple reliable sources before consuming any wild edibles!
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