- Flower nameLactarius volemus
- Scientific nameLactarius volemus
- Aliasチダケ, 乳茸, Lactarius volemus
- Place of originJapan
- Place of floweringLow mountains
- Flowering season
What is Lactarius volemus
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.