Tells: Rich (fox-red, cinnamon, or dull) brown cap bruises blue-black & may crack w/age. Yellow stem w/red tints ages olive-brown from base up, & bruises blue-black.
Other Information: Yellow to greenish-yellow pores age toward olive-yellow, & quickly bruise blue. Yellow cap flesh blues, but sometimes slowly. Likes oak & pine, & may grow on stumps.
- NH4OH (Ammonia): Cap surface does not react.
- KOH: No data.
- FeSO4 (Iron Salts): Cap flesh turns dull greenish.
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