Edible mushroom Golovach or langermaniya (lat Calvatia.) – Type of fungi of the genus Golovach family champignon.
When you first see a mushroom Golovach, I assure you, the impressions are unforgettable. The form of this fungus puts him in a good light in front of relatives raincoats. The height of the fruiting body reaches a huge size, up to 25-30 cm. The flesh of young mushrooms are always white. Different types of fungi legs too different, for example:
- Mushroom Golovach giant (Calvatia gigantea) has virtually no legs, it is so small that it does not appreciably under big fruit body.
- Mushroom Golovach baggy (Calvatia utriformis) – it’s a cross between a giant and an oblong Golovach. The leg had seen well, the same way the fruit body.
- Mushroom Golovach oblong (Calvatia excipuliformis) has a very long leg and compared with the previous species – quite a small fruit body.
You can often find this kind of mushroom in the woods of different types, whether coniferous or deciduous forest, well, it often grows on other areas, pastures or gardens.
The best time to look for the fungus will Golovach early August.
In some cases, the mushroom can be confused with a fungus Golovach raincoat, however, do not worry, the mushroom raincoat as well as edible mushroom Golovach completely harmless to our health, therefore, is allowed to use it in cooking.