Lemon-yellow Lepiota Leucocoprinus birnbaumii (Corda) Singer  Synonyms: Flower Pot Parasol, Lepiota lutea.

Status:

Found in rich soil, wood chips, greenhouses; year-round indoors in soil of potted plants.

Description:

Cap: Pale to bright yellow, smooth or powdery scales, usually with an umbo; conic with striate margin and thin yellow flesh. Gills: Yellow. Stalk: Bright yellow, powdery; partial veil leaves ring. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 3 records in the project database.

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Lemon-yellow Lepiota (cap and stalk with ring) in Howard Co., Maryland (5/26/2012). Photo by Wesley Earp. (MBP list)

Lemon-yellow Lepiota (overall) in Howard Co., Maryland (5/26/2012). Photo by Wesley Earp. (MBP list)

Lemon-yellow Lepiota in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/22/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Lemon-yellow Lepiota in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/22/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)


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