Photo: Parasol mushroom springs from the forest floor

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Macrolepiota procera

credit: Nora Bo

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Parasol mushrooms (Macrolepiota procera) can be eaten when cooked. They grow alone like the one pictured here, or in groups and fairy rings.

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