blewits


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Related to blewits: Clitocybe nuda
  • noun

Synonyms for blewits

edible agaric that is pale lilac when young

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Some such as oyster mushroom are cultivated like shiitake, others like blewits and stropharia can be grown in landscape and garden mulches.
I have taken the wise advice of author of Fungi Forays, Daniel Butler, to concentrate on being able to confidently identify three or four different type of fungi as it really can be a mushroom minefield if you don't know your Blewits from your Boletes.
He said: "It was coming through the toilets and a manhole cover blewits top.
The supply starts with St George's and morels in spring; the chanterelles and chicken of the woods appear in July and the season peaks with porcini and bay boletes in September and October, ending with wood blewits in November and velvet shanks in December.