Book ID: 106350
Mushrooms of the Redwood Coast: A comprehensive guide to the fungi of coastal northern California. 2016. 775 col. photogr. 601 p. Paper bd.
This book will help beginning and experienced mushroom hunters alike to find and identify mushrooms, from common to rare, deliciousto deadly, and interesting to beautiful. This user-friendly reference covers coastal California from Monterey County to the Oregon border with full treatments of more than 750 species, and references to hundreds more. With tips on mushroom collecting, descriptions of comprehensive treatment of mushrooms in the region. Each species profile pairs a photograph with an in-depth description, as well as notes on ecology, edibility, toxicity, and look-alike species. Written by mushroom identification experts and supported by extensive field work, Mushrooms of the Redwood Coast is an indispensable guide for anyone curious about fungi.