A Beginners Guide to Foraging for Wild Mushrooms

A beginner's guide to foraging for wild mushrooms and the world of fungi, including gilled, boletes, corals, cup fungi, polypores, puffballs and earthstars, stinkhorns, and tooth fungi.

Odd-looking but quite edible, the hedgehog mushroom appears in wooded areas, coast to coast, from July to November.
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