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BLUE MYCENA
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Scientific Name: Mycena strobilinoides; Family Tricholomataceae;

Order Agaricales

Habitat: on rotting deciduous trees, leaves, and humus

Color:Cap is pale blue to brown, gills white and grey, stalk is blue, fading to gray or brown

Size: Cap is 0.5-2 cm in diameter, stalk is 2.5-7.5 cm long,

1-3 mm thick

Gills: Attached but almost free, narrow, very close.

Spore Print: white

Edibility: Edible but not recommended

Characteristics: A very small mushroom, the stalk grows tall and thin. It is common on decaying wood, growing in small scattered groups or alone. It ranges throughout the East, living from June to September.

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