This wild variety is commonly found in parts of Southern Texas and Northern Mexico.
Known to be heavy spore depositors, their bright orange caps and large size make them easy to spot in pastures and along walking trails.
Texas Orange Cap was not stabilized or domesticated until the mid- 1990s but has since become a sought-after variety among researchers because of its aggressive colonization and prolific fruiting.
Texas Orange Cap produces large rust-red caps that fade to light brown with maturity and wide, dense stems.
Origin: Southern Texas and Northern Mexico
Habitat: Subtropical. Bovine, equine dung, enriched soil.
Colonization: Texas Orange Cap is known for its aggressive colonization and prolific fruiting.
Recommended for: Texas Orange Cap is suitable for spore researchers of all experience levels.
Item contents: Generously filled 10cc syringe and a 1.5” 20 gauge sterile dispensing needle.
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