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boleto granulato

weeping bolet

Frank Gardiner aka Zonda Grattus, who is the sole owner and copyright holder of this photograph and agrees to publish it under the Own Work, Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Suillus granulatus (L.) Roussel A mild tasting summer mushroom that can be found in many pinewoods (hence its other name in Italian, pinarolo); its English name is derived from the milky droplets that are exuded by the tiny circular pores.

Mushrooms & Truffles

Text © Dana Facaros & Michael Pauls

Image by Luridiformis at English Wikipedia