The cap is white, may have fine scales, it is first hemispherical in shape before flattening out with maturity. Flesh fairly firm. White, becoming pink when cut.
The gills are initially pink, then red-brown and finally a dark brown, as is the spore print.
The 30 mm to 100 mm tall stem is predominately white and bears a single thin ring. The taste is mild. The white flesh bruises slightly reddish.
Found in fields, lawns or on roadsides
Mainly open fields or grassed area in forest or on roadside verges, common after good rains.