Introduction to Fall Mushrooms
by Michael W. Beug Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Evergreen State College, Olympia WA
Hericium erinaceus is one of just a handful of Hericium species. All are readily identified and all are edible and choice when young and fresh, though Hericium erinaceus turns sour in age. Hericium erinaceus is found in many parts of North America on living trees, especially oak, maple and beech.