B.W. Freyburger freyburg at
Thu Dec 7 08:29:02 EST 2000

"Edwin Hutton" <e.hutton at> wrote in message
news:3A2F614B.F4B5AD4B at

> A couple of comments
> (> Hypholoma capnoides - I thought Hypholomas were mildly poisonous)
> (> Calvatia gigantea, I wonder if this is Langermannia Gigantea, the
>    giant puffball, up to 8 pounds or more, with a cheesy flavour?)
> E.J.Hutton

I beliieve these two puffball listings are considered to be the same.  But I
don't remember a cheesy flavor (or flavour as you insist on spelling it).

B.W. Freyburger

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