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Gemmed Amanita

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Several days ago I wrote about the grisette (Amanita vaginata), an amanita that is edible, with caution. A poisonous amanita, the gemmed amanita (Amanita gemmata) was growing not far from the grisette in a conifer forest outside of Ashland OR. The gemmed amanita begins its … Continue reading

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Grisette

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OK! Something other than a bird — The amanitas are some of the most poisonous mushrooms. I read that 90% of all fatal mushroom poisonings are caused by amanitas. The grisette is one amanita that is edible. Personally, I will not eat any … Continue reading

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