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Leucoagaricus cretaceus

   (Family: Lepiotaceae)
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Edibility: EDIT Edible
Size: 40 - 100 mm
Whitish buff or creamy cap
Spore bearing structure:   Gills
Spore colour:
Smell / taste: Smell not distinctive - Edible and good with a delicate flavour.
Fruiting season: winter
General info: EDIT
Ovoid when young with minaret-like points on some buttons, becoming convex to shallow convex, smooth and silky.
Pileus (Cap) / Gill: EDIT
Pileus (Cap) shape: convex
Pileus (Cap) decorations: glabrous
Gill attachment: free
Gill has decurrent tooth:  
Gill spacing: crowded
  Pileus (Cap) / Gill info: EDIT
  White when young becoming pale pink with age.
Stem: EDIT
Stem shape: clavate
Stem base: bulbous
  Stem info: EDIT
  4-10 cm long smooth and white, flesh firm when young becoming spongy with age.
Habitat: Found in fields, lawns or on roadsides
Habitat info: EDIT
Solitary, scattered, to gregarious in grassy areas, parks, gardens, and woods; fruiting from late summer to early winter; common.
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