Mushrooms Of The Rocky Mountain Region (A Timber Press Field Guide)
Publish Date: 2015-05-19
Author: Vera Stucky Evenson;Denver Botanic Gardens
Recommended as a Great Summer Read byColorado Public Radio
In Mushrooms of the Rocky Mountain Region,Vera Evenson, curator of the Sam Mitchel Herbarium of Fungi at the Denver Botanic Gardens, covers species of mushrooms found in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. This comprehensive guide features introductory chapters on the basics of mushroom structure, life cycles, and habitats. Profiles for 220 mushroom species include color photographs, keys, and diagrams to aid in identification, and tips on how to recognize and avoid poisonous mushrooms.