Inedible mushroom pepper (Latin Chalciporus piperatus.), Or greasers pepper – inedible mushroom roll family Boletovye (Latin Boletaceae.). Although pepper mushroom is not poisonous, it is simply inedible, a small amount of damage to your health will not bring, it is used as a seasoning, the main thing – to know the measure. In pounded, the powder form of the mushroom pepper taste appears, it is because of this quality and walked the name of the fungus – the fungus pepper. By the way, note that before serving as a condiment, previously, you should prepare it correctly.
Greasers pepper has a pretty little hat of regular shape – from 2-5 cm in diameter. The color of the mushroom can be different – from red to brown. Leg at pepper mushroom small, it reaches a height of 7 cm, and the color slightly lighter than the cap.
The best places to search for the fungus pepper are both coniferous and deciduous forests. To meet them you can in small groups of 2-3 pieces. The growth period – the beginning of September and October the middle.