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Parsley-scented Russula - Russula redolens Russula with a blue/green cap, white gills, and a white stipe. The flesh of this mushroom smells like parsley, hence the common name.<br />
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Habitat:  It was growing on rotting wood in a mixed forest.<br />
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Habitat: It was growing on rotting wood in a mixed forest.<br />
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Parsley-scented Russula - Russula redolens

Russula with a blue/green cap, white gills, and a white stipe. The flesh of this mushroom smells like parsley, hence the common name.

Habitat: It was growing on rotting wood in a mixed forest.

Parsley-scented Russula - Russula redolens Russula with a blue/green cap, white gills, and a white stipe. The flesh of this mushroom smells like parsley, hence the common name.<br />
<br />
Habitat: It was growing on rotting wood in a mixed forest.<br />
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    comments (4)

  1. Too cool! :o I want to smell one! Posted one year ago
    1. I didn't realize that the scent was parsley until I read about it online. I just noted an herb smell :) Posted one year ago
  2. And flavour? Posted one year ago
    1. I don't know, but good question - I didn't taste them. Posted one year ago

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''Russula redolens'', commonly known as the parsley-scented russula, is a basidiomycete mushroom of the genus ''Russula'' native to North America. Its flesh smells of parsley.

Similar species: Russulales
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Sep 21, 2018. Captured Jul 21, 2018 08:34 in 15 Beaver Brook Road, Weston, CT 06883, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/83s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm