Calocybe persicolor is a small pink-capped mushroom with white gills that grows in lawns and meadows from spring to autumn. It is less frequently found in open grasslands.
convex to umbonate, smooth fleshy and pink coloured. It has a somewhat irregular margin and is covered with whitish dust or bloom. The flesh is white with a pink tinge beneath the cuticle. Gills
are white, crowded, sinuate and notched. Stem
pallid similarly colored as the cap. Smooth, fleshy, tapers slightly upwards.
include Calocybe carnea which is less dull and without the hairy stem base.
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