Western Painted Suillus

  • cap is dry and scaly
  • pores are large and bruise brown
  • stem has a thin ring
  • cap's flesh does not discolor when cut
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Look-alikes in Washington

The probably edible Suillus ponderosus differs in that the cap is smooth and sticky when moist. In addition, when young it has a veil that is sticky and orange/yellow.

See also Suillus caerulescens.

Related topics: Edible Plants of PNW - Edible Berries of PNW - Edible Seashore of PNW
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