false morel


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Related to false morel: black morel, Gyromitra esculenta
  • noun

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a fungus of the family Helvellaceae

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ROB'S CAUTIONS AND PRECAUTIONS THE false morel or Gymomitra esculenta may be deadly when eaten raw and very harmful to some even when cooked.
There is better evidence that several chemicals in a MAID mushroom, the false morel, are carcinogenic.
He covers false morels, habitats, hunting and feasting, the addicts, theory--wise & looney--including speculation on culture of this mysterious delight.