Flower Database

Lactarius volemus

Basic information
Flower Name
Lactarius volemus
Formal Name
Lactarius volemus
Alias
乳茸, Lactarius volemus
Habitat
Japan
Morph
mushroom
Comment
Lactarius volemus or Chichitake (scientific name: Lactarius volemus) is a mushroom of the family Russulaceae. It is characterized by having milky white matter (latex). It is an edible mushroom to be clustered under the beech forest in the summer. It has a reddish brown color, and if you stir it with oil, you will get a good soup. Uses are buckwheat juice, cooked rice etc. It is a mushroom that is inserted in the Astilbe microphyll.
Common name: Lactarius volemus or Chichitake, Scientific name: Lactarius volemus, Distribution: Japan, Environment: beech forest, shape: umbrella, color: red brown, harvesting period: summer, edible permissible: Usage: As for edible - Soba noodles, cooked rice, special mention: mushrooms that are inserted in Astilbe microphyll.
Detailed information
Order
Russulales
Family
Russulaceae
Genus
Lactarius
Species
L. volemus
Flower type
Flower array
Petal shape
Leaf type
Leaf edge
Flowering place
Low mountain
Color
Season
Height
10  ~ 20  [cm]
Diameter
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