Meadow Mushroom

  • young gills are bright, bubble-gum pink
  • skin does not turn yellow when rubbed
  • stem base is not bulbous
  • spore deposit is chocolate brown
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Look-alikes in Ontario

A number of inedible or poisonous white mushrooms are superficially similar, but do not match all the key characteristics, and in particular the bright pink gills when young.

Related topics: Edible Berries of Ontario - Edible Plants of Ontario
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