Boletus PurpureusBoletus purpureus
Cap - Dry, velvety. Purple red.
Flesh - Changing to blue, and then to dark yellow in the young plant.
Tubes - Yellow or greenish yellow. Mouths minute, orange tinged with purple, changing to Glue where wounded.
Stem - Stout, with purple veins or dots. Apex sometimes covered with a network. Yellow, reddish within.
Habitat - Woods.