Mushroom Foraging Tips: August 2022

The delicious Wood Blewit (Clitocybe nuda) mushroom fruits during the colder Western Cape winter months. As August brings some of the coldest temperatures of winter before spring approaches, it’s the perfect time for them. The best time to look for Wood Blewits is after large cold fronts have moved through and there has been a […]

Mushroom Foraging Tips: July 2022

These mushroom foraging tips apply to the Cape Town area and other parts of the Western Cape such as George and surrounding areas. They do not necessarily apply to the rest of South Africa. Mid-winter foraging in Cape Town and surrounds is normally associated with winter species such as the following (amongst others): Shaggy Ink […]