Common Name: “Apricot Bolete”
Tells: Viscid, apricot-orange cap often has shallow pits. White-buff pores stain an odd lilac- or flesh-color. White stem flesh has pale bluish tints by base. Likes madrone.
Other Information: White cap flesh slowly & erratically stains pinkish. White stem w/white scabers that do not darken w/age.
Science Notes: See this Article on the Red-Cap Leccinum Taxonomy Mess.
- NH4OH (Ammonia): No data.
- KOH: Stem flesh turns yellow at the base.
- FeSO4 (Iron Salts): No data.