Boletus luridus [?]

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Creator

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

Subject

Botany; Mycology; Fungi; Mushrooms

Description

Taste decidedly salty. / Surface of Pileus somewhat viscid of a beautiful / deep red. meat white, / pore surface red turning greeny [sic] blue when / bruised or cut. / Stem red beautifully reticulated- / Growing in light sandy woods. Locust. N.J. / August 2- 1900- / Luridus- / Boletus (alveolatus) - Frostei [sic]

Coverage

Locust, N.J.
Repository: Bard College, Montgomery Place

Date

August 02, 1900

Rights

In Copyright - Educational use Permitted http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-EDU/1.0/
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 (laid), pencil, watercolor
9 x 11 1/2 in. (22.86 x 29.21 cm)

Type

Botanical drawing

Identifier

Image Number: MP.2005.358

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Citation

Delafield, Violetta White (botanist, mycologist, and garden designer, 1875-1949) and Culture: American, “Boletus luridus [?],” Stevenson Library Digital Collections, accessed December 1, 2022, https://omekalib.bard.edu/items/show/2457.