10719 thumb Spring Mushroom Guide: Identifying Common Wild Mushrooms (North America)

Spring is the ideal time to learn about identifying mushrooms because there is less leaf litter or plant growth to obscure the mushrooms growing on the forest floor.

This guide to spring mushrooms covers many of the common wild mushrooms you will find in the spring months in the vast ...more ↓

Small
true morels 1
Morchella
Small
Dryad's Saddle 2
Polyporus squamosus
Small
Wine-cap Stropharia 3
Stropharia rugosoannulata
Small
turkey-tail 4
Trametes versicolor
Small
hen of the woods 2
Grifola frondosa
Small
Oyster Mushroom 5
Pleurotus ostreatus
Small
morels and allies 6
Morchellaceae
Small
Wood ear fungi 7
Auricularia
Small
Wood Ear mushroom 8
Auricularia polytricha
Small
mica cap 9
Coprinellus micaceus
Shiitake
Lentinula edodes

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