Lactarius vinaceorufescens A. H. Smith (3 Photos and Description)


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Flesh and latex are white but change to bright YELLOW on cutting. Develops dull vinaceous-brown stains over most of mushroom, including the gills. Unlike Lactarius chrysorrheus, which grows under hardwoods, Lactarius vinaceorufescens grows under conifers. Not a good edible.

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Lactarius vinaceorufescens

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Lactarius vinaceorufescens