parasol mushroom(redirected from Macrolepiota procera)
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Related to Macrolepiota procera: Chlorophyllum molybdites
(Plants) any of several fungi of the basidiomycetous genus Lepiota, having an umbrella-shaped cap, white gills, and a slender brownish stem with a prominent white ring
a common edible field mushroom, Macrolepiota (Lepiota) procera, with a light brown, scaly cap.
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|Noun||1.||parasol mushroom - edible long-stalked mushroom with white flesh and gills and spores; found in open woodlands in autumn|
agaric - a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside
genus Lepiota - agarics with white spores that includes several edible and poisonous mushrooms: parasol mushrooms