The yellow-red ryadovka is a representative of lamellar mushrooms that grow on the territory of Russia. It is distinguished by the bright color of the cap. Eat with caution, only after heat treatment.
Where the mushroom grows ryadovka yellow-red
The yellow-red variety of ryadovka comes across rather rarely to mushroom pickers. These mushrooms prefer moist areas in coniferous forests. Their fruiting bodies grow on stumps, dead wood, in windbreaks. More often mycelium develops on dead wood of larch, pine and other conifers.
The yellow-red row, or tricholomopsis rutilans, appears from July to early October. In central Russia, the peak of fruiting occurs at the end of July and lasts until September. Fruiting bodies appear in small groups of 3-4 pcs.
Description of the rowing yellow-red
According to the photo and description, the yellow-red ryadovka is a representative of the lamellar mushrooms of the Row family. In young specimens, the cap is convex. Gradually, it grows and becomes flatter. Its fleshy, matte surface resembles velvet to the touch. The size of the cap is from 7 to 15 cm. Its color is yellow, with an orange or red undertone.
Small scales are located on the surface, they are usually brownish-red or purple. Notched, with spikes at the edges, the plates are firmly attached to the cap. Their main color is yellow. Spores are white in color.
The leg, solid inside, and in old specimens - hollow, grows up to 10 cm, in girth - from 1 to 3 cm. Its shape is cylindrical, often curved, the color is the same tone as the cap. The scales are purple or lighter in color.
The rich yellow flesh in the cap is denser, in the area of the leg it is fibrous. Her smell is sour, reminiscent of rotting wood.
Is it possible to eat a reddening row
The yellow-red ryadovka is an edible variety, but its nutritional value is low. Both young mushrooms and adult specimens are suitable for consumption. In young rows of yellow-red flesh is bitter.
Attention! The yellow-red ryadovka is used only after heat treatment.
Due to the mediocre taste, without striking differences, this variety belongs to the 4th category. This includes mushrooms that are allowed to be eaten. However, in taste and composition, they are inferior to other types.
Benefits and harm to the body
The ryadovka contains minerals, vitamins of group B, C, A, K, amino acids, natural antibiotics. The product is recommended for dietetic food and people who are actively involved in sports.
The use of mushrooms is beneficial for the body:
- the level of sugar and pressure is normalized;
- the heart rate is restored;
- signs of overwork and fatigue are removed;
- the body's resistance to viruses increases;
- the growth of cancer cells slows down.
Mushrooms are taken with caution in case of kidney and gastrointestinal tract diseases, after consulting a doctor. The product is not recommended for children, women during pregnancy and during breastfeeding.
The yellow-red row is harmful to the body when overeating. The daily norm of the product is no more than 150 g. If it is violated, there are pains in the stomach, nausea, diarrhea, weakness. In such cases, you need to rinse the stomach: drink warm water and induce vomiting. The patient should be kept to bed and given activated charcoal.
The yellow-red row has doubles. These are mushrooms that are similar in shape and color. Not all of them are edible, therefore it is so important to distinguish them from the row.
False doubles of the yellow-red row:
- Tricholomopsis is beautiful. An inedible variety that is bright yellow in color. A convex or flat cap has a diameter of 4 - 6 cm. A cylinder-shaped stem reaches 8 cm. The nutritional qualities of this species have not been studied. It is known that the pulp of its representatives contains toxins.
- False mushroom. Grows in large groups next to fallen trees and stumps. Its leg is elongated, reaching 12 cm, in diameter - 2.5 cm. The cap is convex, in the central part it is of a darker color. Most of all, the brick-red variety of false froth looks like a ryadovka. Its color is reddish brown, sometimes with a yellow tint. This mushroom causes poisoning when eaten.
- Fiery scales. This double parasitizes on dead wood. Its cap is 3 - 7 cm in size, spherical or flat, with bright yellow scales on the surface. Scale is not a poisonous mushroom, but it is also not eaten because of its bitter taste.
The yellow-red ryadovka is harvested from mid-summer to late autumn. It is best to choose young specimens, the cap of which has not yet become flat. The fruit body is carefully cut at the root so as not to damage the mycelium. If the pulp is wormy, then it is not taken to the basket.
Cooking a row of yellow-red
Rowing is subjected to various types of processing. First, the collected mass is placed in cold water for 3 - 4 hours. Then it is drained, the mushrooms are cut into pieces and poured into a saucepan. Fruiting bodies are poured with cold water, placed on the stove and boiled for 40 minutes. Then the broth is drained, and the mushroom mass is cooled.
The resulting product is stored in a freezer or used for further cooking. It is added to soups, salads, side dishes, combined with vegetables and meat dishes. The pulp is crushed to prepare caviar, where onions and carrots are also added.
Advice! For salting for the winter, the yellow-red row is boiled for 45 minutes. Then pour hot brine and close with lids.
The yellow-red ryadovka prefers damp places next to conifers. It has been harvested since the second half of summer. The mushroom is used for food only after heat treatment. It is important to distinguish the variety from its counterparts, among which inedible specimens come across.