Oak Milkcap - Lactarius quietus
Lactarius quietus is easily identified by its oily scent and the concentric bands on its cap. It is brown in colour with a matt surface.
It is found exclusively under Oak trees in Europe.
It grows solitarily or in scattered groups
Common and widespread in Britain.
Common in Leicestershire and Rutland.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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