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horse mushroom

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(Plants) a large edible agaricaceous field mushroom, Agaricus arvensis, with a white cap and greyish gills
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Noun1.horse mushroom - coarse edible mushroom with a hollow stem and a broad white caphorse mushroom - coarse edible mushroom with a hollow stem and a broad white cap
agaric - a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside
Agaricus, genus Agaricus - type genus of Agaricaceae; gill fungi having brown spores and including several edible species
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horse mushroom

nprataiolo maggiore
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HORSES FOR COURSES: Foraging of a different kind happened this week when, further down the shady garden we discovered several whopping horse mushrooms under the beeches.
We saw numerous Destroying Angels which are related to the Death Cap, among the most toxic of the mushrooms and easily mistaken for button mushrooms or young horse mushrooms.
The first type is the encouraging, homely, almost romantic piece, about picking ceps, boletes, horse mushrooms or puffballs with the dew still on them.