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|Scientific Name: Amanita virosa; Family Amanitaceae;
Habitat: Under mixed woods, often in grass.
Color:Cap, gills and stalk white.
Size: Cap is 5-12.5 cm in diameter, stalk is 7-20 cm long, 0.5-2 cm thick
Gills: Attached, narrow, close.
Spore Print: white
Edibility: Deadly Poisonous
Characteristics: The destroying angel has a large basal bulb. These mushrooms are usually found in small groups or alone. The stalk has a ring on it. It can be found throught the continent, from June to November. This mushroom, if ingested, is very likely to cause death if not treated.
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