Larch Milkcap Scientific name:Lactarius porninsis Rolland 1889 Synonyms:Species Fungorum 19.06.2015: Lactifluus porninae (Rolland) Kuntze 1898 Habit of Growth:
Mushroom is not protected Trees: Larix (Larch)d0d0
Cap: 3-7 cm across, young convex, later flattened, dented in the center, yellow orange to brown orange, little zoned, in wet grasy and shiny, in dry smooth satiny, margin long inrolled, first flaky, later smooth.
Hymenophore: first are lamellae creamy, later orange brown, broad and decurrent, many forked.
Spore print: yellow
Spore: subglobose to elliptic, 7,2-9,5 x 6-7,1 μm, ornament, with some warts and ribs, which are only few net-like connected.
Stem: 3-6 x 0,6-1,5 cm, cylindrical, first full, later hollow, smooth surface, same color as cup, on top little lighter.
Flesh: white to light orange, odor fruity, taste bitter.
Milk: white, unchangeable, first mild, later bitter.
Habitat: gregarious on base rich soils, at larch, grows from summer to fall.
Edibility: conitionally edible, only when cooked and later also baked.
Remarks: similar with Lactarius zonarioides, which has very acrid taste.