Category: wine cap

Wine cap (Stropharia rugosoannulata)

Wine cap (Stropharia rugosoannulata)

Cute lil ring

Cute lil ring

Stropharia rugosoannulata in my garden

Stropharia rugosoannulata in my garden

Wine cap (Stropharia rugosoannulata) gills. No…

Wine cap (Stropharia rugosoannulata) gills. Note the purple spores

Stropharia rugosoannulata

Stropharia rugosoannulata

Wine Caps (Stropharia rugusoannulata) in my ga…

Wine Caps (Stropharia rugusoannulata) in my garden

Notice the purpley spores on this Wine Cap mus…

Notice the purpley spores on this Wine Cap mushroom

A new Wine Cap (Stropharia rugosoannulata), right on schedule

A new Wine Cap (Stropharia rugosoannulata), right on schedule

I sprinkled some Wine Cap (Stropharia rugosoannulata) grain…

I sprinkled some Wine Cap (Stropharia rugosoannulata) grain spawn in this garden bed a few months ago and I think this is the first fruiting. Normally the cap would be wine-colored but the color has likely faded with age. I’m going to check back more regularly to observe the full life cycle (if these mushrooms continue fruiting).