Pied Bleu

Pied blue mushrooms can range lilac to purple-pink and have a hue of striking blue with silky consistency. They have a great texture, stems and gills are purple tone. The mature specimens are dark color with flatten cap. The younger ones are convex cap in 5-10 cm with rolled margin, nippy, lilac to purplish blue. The feet are cylindrical, bulbous, robust but becoming hollow and 5”-10” long. Blades are brown, dull and more vivid. The fleshes are tender and more fruity odour. These mushrooms are edible and used with game and meat dishes.