Newsletter October 2018

“Top 15 Fall Edible Mushrooms”

(Most of these you can click on for complete and detailed info from this site, others click on for info from other sites)

  1. Hen of the Woods (maitake)
  2. Chicken of the Woods (Laetiporus)
  3. Lion’s Mane (Hericium)
  4. Shrimp of the Woods (Aborted entoloma)
  5. Oysters (Brown winter, golden, elm)
  6. Puffballs (Giant)
  7. Shaggy Manes (Coprinus)
  8. Inky Caps (Coprinus micaceus)
  9. Blewits
  10. Brick Caps
  11. Winter Chanterelles
  12. Tree or Wood-Ear
  13. Matsutake
  14. Agaricus (Wild Portabellas)
  15. Honey Mushrooms


Hen Of The Woods (Maitake) (Grifola frondosa)


Chicken of the Woods (Laetiporus)


Lion’s Mane (Hericium)


Shrimp of the Woods


Oyster Mushrooms (Golden, Brown Winter, and Elm)




Shaggy Mane and Inky or Mica Caps (Coprinus)




Brick Caps


Winter Chanterelles 


Tree Ear (Black Fungus in Hot and Sour Soup)




Agaricus (Wild Portabella, Horse Mushrooms)


Honey Mushrooms (ringed and ringless)