Collins Gem: Mushrooms
Part of the Collins Gem pocket series of books, this is the perfect pocket guide for nature and foraging enthusiasts keen to identify the most commonly found mushrooms and toadstools in Britain and northern Europe.
Authoritative text, beautiful photographs and detailed illustrations show the distinguishing features of each mushroom and toadstool, including details of size, habitat and when it can be found, whether it is edible or poisonous and most importantly, which similar species it can be confused with and why.
Including practical advice on how to pick along with information on countryside laws and regulations on picking wild plants helps you to plan your foray with a feast in mind.
- Publisher: Collins (Apr 2011)
- Dimensions: 1.52 x 8.38 x 11.68 cm
- 256 pages