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This page is an attempt to show the various varieties commonly found and harvested. The Great Morel will refer to those as greys, blacks, yellows and spikes. Mycolgy biologists often reference them in their scientific terminolgy, but for the purpose of this page The Great Morel is simply referencing them in "shoomer" slang. If anyone has quality pictures of the various varities in their natural setting, please send them to The Great Morel.

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The Grey Variety

Commonly Referred Name: greys, grey sponge, light greys,
Given scientific name: Morchella deliciosa

mushroom mushroom mushroom Nice greys
More nice greys light greys

 

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The Yellow and Cream Variety

Commonly Referred Name: yellows, cream, white, sponge, blondes, light greys
Given scientific name(s): Morchella deliciosa, esculenta

Just a Nice Pic A little Yellow Texas bowl Just a Nice Pic
A yellow patch Three yellows Solo Yellow

 


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The Blacks and spikes

Commonly Referred Name: Blacks, Spikes, Peckerheads, Cows' Heads, Dog peckers
Given scientific name: Morchella semilibera, angusticeps, elata, conica, deliciosa

Black Morel from NY A beautiful black Blacks in the wild Triplets
A patch of blacks An Alaskan black An Alaskan black A New Jersey
Picnic Table of Blacks

 


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A Variety (these images show them all)

 

A variety pack A variety A variety plater Varieties

 

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If you would like to research in more detail the scientific nature of the morel, check out the Info and links page under the "Scientific and Research" section. There you will find links to sites which specialize in the research of The Great Morel and many other types of fungi.

Also check out this page on the False Morel. If you haven't already visited this page, it is a great source for a beginners understanding to for this ugly fungi.

 

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