About National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Mushrooms
With more than 700 mushrooms detailed with color photographs and descriptive text, this is the most comprehensive photographic field guide to the mushrooms of North America.
Make identification simple and accurate with 762 full-color photographs of North American mushrooms as they appear in natural habitats, organized visually by color and shape. Each species is accompanied by a detailed physical description, information on edibility, season, habitat, range, look-alikes, alternative names, and facts on edible and poisonous species, uses, and folklore. A supplementary section on cooking and eating wild mushrooms, and illustrations identifying the parts of a mushroom, round out this essential guide.