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Pretty deadly

Posted: Tuesday, August 02, 2005

 

  Photo by Phil Hermanek

Photo by Phil Hermanek

One of the more colorful mushrooms commonly found on the Kenai Peninsula is the amanita muscaria, or fly agaric, such as these popping up in Sterling on Thursday morning. Though appealing to the eye, amanitas are not recommended for consumption. Some deliver fatal results.



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