Dye Polypore Phaeolus schweinitzii (Freis) Patouillard  


Causes a severe brown rot on pine trees. Used to provide many rich dye colors, including browns, yellows, greens, and gold, depending on the mordant used. (L. Biechele, pers. comm.)

There are 8 records in the project database.

A Dye Polypore in Howard Co., Maryland (6/17/2013). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

A Dye Polypore in Worcester Co., Maryland (10/17/2014). Photo by Lance Biechele. (MBP list)

A Dye Polypore on Eastern White Pine in Cecil Co., Maryland (10/7/2015). Photo by Chris Starling. (MBP list)

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