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Cep (Boletus edulis)
Photo by Impy,UK

Cep (Boletus edulis)

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Photo taken early November 2004

Cap 8-30cms stem 8-25cms. The young, deeply convex caps are often wrinkled and narrower than the broad stem but expand to a large, flesy, shallow dome shape. Found in woodland and grass where there is oak,beech, birch and pine. Early summer to autumn.
Edible. Old specimens like in the photo above dry well.

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