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Letter: Leucocoprinus birnbaumii?

Marie Freeman writes:
Often found growing in houseplants, the Leucocoprinus birnbaumii is also found on the forest floor in warmer environments. Its edibility is unknown, but North Carolina State University includes it on a list of mushrooms to avoid.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leucocoprinus_birnbaumii

Do you have yellow mushrooms in your potted houseplant?

Other Other common names for lepiota
  • Plantpot Dapperling
  • Lemon Yellow Lepiot
  • Yellow Pleated parasol
  • Yellow Spirit Umbrella
Always a guess with fungus, but would be my guess...
Comments re: Do you now what these are?




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