Introduction to Fall Mushrooms
by Michael W. Beug Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Evergreen State College, Olympia WA
Lactarius uvidus var. pallescens is an interesting species, one of several where the latex or milk changes color. The milk of Lactarius uvidus var. pallescens changes from an initial white color to lilac. All Lactarius species with a purple-staining milk are poisonous.