|Normally in large colonies under oak trees.
Up to 20 cms.
Up to 12cms tall.
July - October.
Considered choice by several sources,
although some warn that certain individuals may have an allergic
reaction to it. If there is red anywhere on it:-Don't eat. If it stains blue when cut:-Don't eat
When picking any fungus for consumption,
caution should be exercised at all times.