Single mushroom, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Delafield, Violetta White (botanist, mycologist, and garden designer, 1875-1949)
Botany; Mycology; Fungi; Mushrooms
1. Pileus convex, then expanded somewhat / depressed- margin then becoming striate, / pelicle, pealing, viscid- glabrous, a beautiful / light pink, context white tardily acrid + / strong / 2. Lamellae White, all even, rather close- / adnate, some joining very close to the / stipe / 3. Spores, White / 4 Stipe White even, glabrous, stuffed / becoming hollow. / In light woods under oaks, singly / or in clusters. / Annandale N.Y. Aug 14. 1926.
Repository: Bard College, Montgomery Place
August 14, 1926
Gift of J. Dennis Delafield
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Paper (wove), pencil, watercolor
9 x 12 in. (23 x 30 cm)
Image Number: MP.2005.532
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