Mushroom Picker’s Field Guide, The: An expert A-Z to identifying, picking and using wild mushrooms

Neil Kilkenny, Peter Jordan

Format: Hardback

Publisher: Anness Publishing

Due to be published: 14th Oct '22

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An authoritative photographic guide to edible (and poisonous) fungi offers clear, practical information for the mushroom forager.

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Mushrooming is a hobby of ever-increasing popularity that everyone can enjoy. It is crucial that the most expert advice is taken when hunting for mushrooms, and this authoritative up-to-date guide offers clear, practical information for accurate identification. An introduction, defining what fungi and explaining everything a mushroom picker needs to know about where and when to look, is followed by a fully-illustrated A-Z guide in which the authors describe the identifying features and habitats of the most popular edible mushrooms. A chapter on inedible mushrooms clearly illustrates all the poisonous and potentially deceptive species which the mushroom picker is most likely to come across. * Detailed guide to picking, drying, preserving and storing wild mushrooms. * Photographic A-Z of the most commonly found edible wild mushrooms, seen both in-situ and in close-up identification shots. * At-a-glance information on habitat, season, storing and cooking hints for every mushroom.

Additional information

Dimensions 176 × 229 mm
Page Count 144