Sentence Examples


  • This grows under oaks, in clusters - a most unusual character for the mushroom, and is said to be excellent for the table.
  • The amanitas include some of the most showy representatives of the Agaricineae or mushroom order of fungi.
  • This spawn may be obtained from old pastures, or decayed mushroom beds, and is purchased from nurserymen in the form of bricks charged with the mycelium, and technically known as mushroom spawn.
  • On being cut or broken the flesh of a true mushroom remains white or nearly so, the flesh of the coarser horse mushroom changes to buff or sometimes to dark brown.
  • The cuticle of a mushroom readily peels away from the flesh beneath, as shown at F.