Northern Bushcraft

Wild Edible Mushrooms of Prince Edward Island

This guide provides a list of edible mushrooms in Prince Edward Island, Canada including the Charlottetown area and the Prince Edward Island National Park. Do not collect where prohibited.

This list only contains "safe" mushrooms - those that can be reliably identified and have no deadly-poisonous lookalikes. As a safety precaution, all mushrooms should be cooked and eaten in small quantities if not previously consumed.

Warning: do not attempt to identify a mushroom by matching the pictures alone; compare all the listed characteristics. Never experiment with a mushroom that you cannot positively identify. A poisonous mushroom can kill you.

  1. golden chanterelle (aka chanterelle)
  2. jelly ear (aka wood ear)
  3. king bolete (aka cepe)
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Related topics: Edible Berries of Prince Edward Island - Edible Plants of Prince Edward Island
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