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« Reply #15 on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 11:14:47 »

Ah, the Dryads Saddle.
No idea but it was huge and whitish about 3 or 4 foot away from the base of a huge tree with a mate next to him of similar but a little smaller size.

Looked like one of these but massive.

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« Reply #16 on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 11:37:19 »

Ah, the Dryads Saddle.

Dryad's Saddle grows out of trees....



You've got to be quick in early autumn in Savernake or West Woods, as the Eastern Europeans will be in there..... they chuck stuff in the basket, which I'd never consider.
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« Reply #17 on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 11:54:35 »


they chuck stuff in the basket, which I'd never consider.

Why not? Just out of interest.
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« Reply #18 on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 12:02:27 »

Why not? Just out of interest.

Inherent conservatism.... I'm OK with things which grow in fields..... giant puff balls, ink caps, field mushrooms and perhaps chanterelles in woods.  But that's about it.
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« Reply #19 on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 12:14:41 »

Inherent conservatism.... I'm OK with things which grow in fields..... giant puff balls, ink caps, field mushrooms and perhaps chanterelles in woods.  But that's about it.

I've not been mushroom picking since I was a kid, but we used to gather chanterelles and boletus for drying out or pickling.
Places like Savernake, Newbury, Forest of Dean and as far as the New Forest. Happy times, but the locations of the best places were jealously guarded.

I'd guess with more people having come in from Eastern Europe the foraging must be at an industrial scale these days.
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« Reply #20 on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 12:35:03 »

You should definitely pick these if you find them:

Delicious  Wink
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« Reply #21 on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 12:49:13 »

I wouldn't pick any mushroom, safer to spend 79p in the supermarket  Smiley
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« Reply #22 on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 12:56:12 »

You won't find those in a supermarket.
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« Reply #23 on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 13:09:33 »

I know  Smiley
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« Reply #24 on: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 13:53:10 »

Here’s another one growing near



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« Reply #25 on: Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 00:15:48 »

Here’s the fella



Would need to see the underside of those. White gills?
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« Reply #26 on: Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 00:22:50 »

You should definitely pick these if you find them:

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You'll have a fun time with those in a nice pot of tea!  Soapy Tit Wank
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« Reply #27 on: Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 13:58:55 »

My Mum's husband's son is a freeloading waster, Whilst living on a narrowboat one time he rang his dad and asked him to take him to hospital, he'd been foraging in the woods and picked some mushrooms 'for taste' and added them to a lasagna, or so he told his dad. He was jaundiced and very, very lucky he didn't do any proper damage to himself.

So yea, pick 'em and find out Cheesy
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« Reply #28 on: Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 16:12:57 »

So technically your Step Brother then?  Smiley
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« Reply #29 on: Saturday, November 23, 2019, 11:36:34 »

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/nov/23/if-you-go-down-to-the-woods-today-dont-come-back-with-mushrooms-aoe
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