Sulfur Shelf - Laetiporus sulphureus

Edwin Hutton e.hutton at ic.ac.uk
Mon Aug 24 13:22:32 EST 1998


Ernest Ezis wrote:
> 
> I just found a large cluster of Laetiporus sulphureus.  Can this mushroom be
> dried or somehow preserved for later use?
I have been told by a Polish friend that it is eccellent pickled. I
doubt
if drying is any use as it would probably go woody.

P.S. If it was growing on Eucalyptus or Yew there could be some nasty
toxins in it. There have been reports of deaths in Australia.

Edwin Hutton




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