Lactarius indigo

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Creator

Delafield, Violetta White (botanist, mycologist, and garden designer, 1875-1949)
Culture: American

Subject

Botany; Mycology; Fungi; Mushrooms

Description

1. Pileus, convex to expanded at / length depressed- margin even / somewhat wavy. / thin ^ very viscid when moist / light greyish blue, zoned with darker / blue- context & latex indigo blue- / 2. Spores ochraceous / 3 Lamellae, close, slightly decurrent, / greenish blue, becoming darker / green when bruised or indigo blue- / some forking near the stipe- / 4. Stipe lighter than pileus, + / spotted with green + blue- / becoming hollow- / Singly in Oak woods.- / Annandale- N.Y. Aug 25- 1926. / Lactaria Indigo-

Coverage

Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Repository: Bard College, Montgomery Place

Date

August 25, 1926
1926
1926

Rights

Gift of J. Dennis Delafield
Prior written permission required to use any photograph from the Bard College Montgomery Place Collection.
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Format

Paper (wove), pencil, watercolor
8 3/4 x 11 3/4 in. (22.23 x 29.85 cm)

Type

Botanical drawing

Identifier

Image Number: MP.2005.479

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Collection

Citation

Delafield, Violetta White (botanist, mycologist, and garden designer, 1875-1949) and Culture: American, “Lactarius indigo,” Stevenson Library Digital Collections, accessed December 10, 2018, http://omekalib.bard.edu/items/show/2484.