Russula lutea (Hudson) Fries (1 Photo and Description)

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Russula lutea

The 'Yellow Gilled Russula’  has a yellow cap that becomes lined on margin with age, saffron gills and stem that is white to yellowish. Soft white stipe. Found with deciduous trees in summer and autumn. Older specimens smell like apricots. Taste is mild. This russula is edible.