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Woolly milkcap - a hairy, poisonous cousin of the well-known, edible and popular milkcap species

7 Apr 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

A species of mushroom often found in my forests, and equally often confused with an edible similar species. It has many common names, e.g. False milkcap, horse milkcap, hairy milkcap, wild milkcap, dog milkcap, woolly milkcap, but its correct...

An inconspicuous aviator who can cross the Mediterranean Sea in both directions - Painted lady

6 Apr 2024 1 minute read 1 comment madventure

  Who doesn't like butterflies, maybe fruit growers, foresters and gardeners who know what a butterfly is before it becomes majesticly beautiful. But the rest of the people perceive butterflies as a romantic part of nature, fleeting, b...

This is a very rare species and can be confused with the pine boletus - it is a dark cep or bronze bolete

5 Apr 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

  This rare species of boletus mushroom can be found during this period. It is very thermophilic and appears around July and August. It is often confused with pine boletus or reticulated boletus, but this applies to specimens in which...

Freckled dapperling - not one amateur would think it was a Parasol mushroom

4 Apr 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

This mushroom may remind inexperienced mushroom pickers of the popular Parasol mushroom, only small. Nothing could be more wrong. This is the Freckled dapperling (Echinoderma asperum or Lepiota aspera), which is not poisonous, but its repulsive...

Citron amanita - a death trap for the inexperienced

3 Apr 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

I'll start right away with a warning. The lemon fly agaric is very similar to the white, deadly variety Death cap (Amanita phalloides). During walks in the forest in search of edible mushrooms, we often come across this species of mushroom. It...

Orange chanterelle - a rare but delicious edible mushroom

1 Apr 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

This undoubtedly rare edible mushroom can only be found in Europe. Although it is not protected, it should not be harvested for culinary purposes. The fungus likes a moist, shaded area, most often it can be found on beech trees. It is not dem...

Aromatic and healing "Snow Queen" - that is White Nenuphar

30 Mar 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

Summer is the time when we can enjoy our eyes with flowers called water lily, or nenuphar. It is an aquatic plant, so if there is a pond, a water reservoir or a pond nearby, we can encounter this beautiful flower. It is an ornamental plant t...

Tasty edible toadstool appearing in early summer - Blushing amanita

29 Mar 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

If you do not know about mushrooms, do not pick this species. Although it is edible, it is very easy to confuse it with a similar species, i.e. Blushing amanita (Amanita rubescens) or, worse, with the spotted Panther cap or False blusher (Aman...

Fly agaric or Fly amanita - is it poison, drug, or useful medicine?

28 Mar 2024 1 minute read 3 comments madventure

Today a little unconventional about mushrooms, because the story that the red fly agaric is red and has white dots has become boring. Of course, photos will always, regardless of the content, be different and original for everyone and will c...

"Royal Blue" or Veronica austriaca - a beautiful field flower with health properties

27 Mar 2024 1 minute read 0 comments madventure

    This undoubtedly beautiful species of plant, giving blue flowers, is a guest popular throughout Europe and South Asia. The place where I found it is a beautiful forest clearing surrounded mainly by pine trees. But you can meet this...