Destroying Angel

Photo of destroying angel showing large saclike cup around the base of stalk

The destroying angel (Amanita bisporigera) is all white, with a ring on the stalk and a large, saclike cup around the base of the stalk. This deadly poisonous mushroom is common, growing on the ground in mixed woods and in grass near trees.

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