Russula amethystina

Cap is convex when young, then it is widespread and depressed, rolled edge, then ribbed, brownish purple or brownish red in color, mid-cap is olive-yellow color, stem white color, growing in summer and autumn in the coniferous forests.
Season Summer
Season Autumn
Habitat Conifers
Cap Depressed
Cap color Brown
Cap color Red
Cap color Purple
Cap color Olive
Cap size 2" - 5" (5cm - 12cm)
Cap edge Incurved
Cap edge Ribbed
Cap flesh color White
Gills Rounded
Gills color Cream
Gills color Light
Gills color Yellow
Gills form Dense
Stipe Fibrillar
Stipe color White
Stipe color Reddish
Stipe size 1" - 2" (2cm - 5cm)
Stipe section Spongy
Stipe section Chambers filled
Aroma Reek
Base of stipe Cudgel
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