Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Pic Today 8/10/16




IT'S CHANTERELLE SEASON

Now is the time to hike in the woods,
hunting for fabulous, delicious
chanterelle mushrooms.

Bright orange, unmistakable color,
but wait . . . not all that unmistakable!

Other orange fungi are lurking
in the woods, awaiting your discovery,
in a very similar shade and color.

Here are three wild discoveries
from the Missouri wilderness:

Jack-o-Lantern, Sulphur and Chanterelle.
Two are delicious; one is poisonous.
Can you tell which is which?

(Photo #3 is the true chanterelle.)
Bon appetite.
 

6 comments:

  1. Mmmmmm... I love the mushrooms but I can't tell which is the poisonous.
    Kisses, Rick.

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  2. Picking mushrooms have to be careful not to get lost in the pan toadstool.
    Chanterelles grow here as well, really delicious mushroom.

    Beautiful crisp photos!

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  3. Bonjour Rick,
    J'adore les champignons mais je ne pourrez te dire lequel est dangereux.
    Bel après-midi !

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  4. Fabulous photos Rick!

    Do you know that we can eat EVERY mushroom?
    It's true!! The odd thing is... SOME you will eat only one time in your life!

    (it's a joke, ok?)
    Funny kisses
    (^^)

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