This illustrated guide to mushrooms and toadstools enables quick and easy identification of 240 species found in Britain and Europe. The text includes information about distribution, habitat, season, size, stem and gills, whether it is poisonous or edible and any associated folklore.
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Over 240 British and European species described in detail
Full colour photo of each mushroom and toadstool
ID Fact File lists all the information needed for identification at a glance
A chart shows in which months you can expect to see that species
Brian Spooner is a mycologist at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. He has participated in field expeditions and biodiversity projects in Malaysia and Australia. He regularly leads forays for the British Mycological Society. He is the author of several books and numerous research papers.
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Book Description Collins, London, U.K., 1996. Card Cover. Book Condition: New. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 012839
Book Description HarperCollins UK, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0002200074
Book Description HarperCollins UK, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0002200074