Species list from Hartwood Acers on 08/01/2015

Species list entered by Barbara DeRiso. Identified by Dick Dougall, Barbara DeRiso and Richard Jacob. It was dry, dry, dry. Most of the specimens were dry too. List of species found on the walk at Hartwood Acers: Amanita vaginata… Read More

Species list from Northmoreland Park on 07/25/2015

Walk Leader Joyce Gross. Joyce led the group along the edge of the woods in mossy and grassy area under large trees. Joice described the symbiotic relationships the mushrooms have with the near by trees and how to… Read More

Species list from Chanterelles at North Park on 07/18/2015

Walk leaders Jack and Valery Baker. Big turn out for this chanterelle hunt. I counted 5 species of chanterelle but people were mainly picking smooth chanterelles, black trumpets and cinnabar-red chanterelles. Over 50 species of mushrooms identified and… Read More

Species list from July Meeting on 07/21/2015

Species list entered by Richard Jacob. Identified by Jack Baker, Scott Pavelle and Dick Dougall. List of species brought into July Meeting: Artomyces pyxidatus (Crown-tipped Coral Fungus), Boletus parasiticus (), Boletus spadiceus (), Bondarzewia berkeleyi (Berkeley’s Polypore), Coltricia… Read More

Species list from Salamander Park on 07/11/2015

A hearty band of about 15 energetic mushroomers led the by Dick Dougall attacked the steep hill in Salamander Park.  Included in the band were Pam Panchak, a photographer, and Zack Hudak, an intern for he Post Gazette.  They… Read More