Hunting and Identification - Myco-Tek Wild Finds
a decent set of field guides can cost over $100. But since a pound of wild mushrooms costs $18-35 in the store and you can often find that much in an hour, I think it's a worthwhile invest.
The genus Psilocybe is rather small, composed of mostly little brown non-descript saprobic mushrooms that no one would normally give a second thought to except for the presence in some of a pair of very special indoles.
The first heavy rains of the season fell two weeks ago at Salt Point State Park, on the northern California coast, and now ranger Todd Farcau is waiting anxiously for the forest floor to erupt with mushrooms.Loading article images...