Hebeloma or Inocybe pyriodorous?

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Creator

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

Subject

Botany; Mycology; Fungi; Mushrooms

Description

Growing in leaf mold in light woods- / July 11- 1900- Litchfield Conn- / 1. Taste- nutty, sweet. / 2. Surface of Pileus, Smooth, dry- firm. / slightly shiny- pealing- [sic] / 3. Lamellae- Heterophyllous- free- close- / fairly wide- a beautiful reddish brown- / 4. Spores. Rusty brown oval- / 5. Stem Fleshy, stuffed, firm & hard to / the touch / A handsome fungus- growing near / stones- / Hebeloma or / Inocybe pyriodorous.?

Coverage

Litchfield, CT
Repository: Bard College, Montgomery Place

Date

July 11, 1900

Rights

In Copyright - Educational use Permitted http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-EDU/1.0/
Gift of J. Dennis Delafield
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Format

Paper (laid), pencil, watercolor
9 x 11 1/2 in. (22.86 x 29.21 cm)

Type

Botanical drawing

Identifier

Image Number: MP.2005.604

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Citation

Delafield, Violetta White (botanist, mycologist, and garden designer, 1875-1949) and Culture: American, “Hebeloma or Inocybe pyriodorous? ,” Stevenson Library Digital Collections, accessed April 7, 2020, http://omekalib.bard.edu/items/show/2664.