Featuring mycology lessons, essays, and mushroom photographs and descriptions by Dianna Smith and a series of mycology articles by Bill Bakaitis
Gymnopus spongiosus Reddish-brown
cap becoming pale pinkish-buff to tan. Close gills. Reddish-brown hairy
stipe. Found in late summer and fall on hardwood and conifer litter. The
similar Gymnopus semihirtipes appears in spring and early summer.