What type of mushrooms are these?

Asked April 7, 2016, 8:21 PM EDT

I found these growing in my yard. I'd like to know what type of mushrooms these are.

Lee County Illinois mushrooms fungi horticulture

1 Response

I think these are Honey Mushrooms (Armillaria mellea), but it's very difficult to positively identify mushrooms from a photo. Don't eat them—you should never eat wild mushrooms unless they have been positively identified by an expert.