Gomphidius roseus

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Gomphidius roseus

15 October 2009 Hampshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin

Common Name

Rosy Spike

Flesh

Whitish, +/- tinged with pink

Smell

Indistinct

Taste

Indistinct

Season

Autumn

Distribution

Infrequent

Habitat

In coniferous woods with 2 needled Pines

Spore Print

Fuscous black

Edibility

Edible, poor

Notes

Often present with Suillus bovinus with which it is believed to form a symbiotic relationship

Additional Photographs

Gomphidius roseus

With Suillus bovinus. 15 October 2009 Hampshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin

Gomphidius roseus

18 October 2006 Buckinghamshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin

Gomphidius roseus

15 October 2009 Hampshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin