Clean Mycena Mushroom
Mycena pura

Tricholomataceae (Split Gill) Mushroom Family
Clean Mycena is an exceptionally small mushroom; 1/2 to 2 inches wide and 1-4 inches tall. The cap is lilac (somestimes tinted gray or brown), with a radish-like odor. The gills are fully or partially attached and white (turning color of cap with age). The stem is white and spindly. Spores occur in the summer. Its preferred habitat is woods and lawns.


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