A good flush, about half the size as the monster 2010 flush. Harvested ~150 morels on Sunday, 303 on Monday and only 96 on Tues. I noticed they were getting bigger on Tues. If we get rain, maybe another flush on Friday, but only 25% chance I think.
March 15, 2012 – Morel Season has begun! Spent 2 hours hunting, only found 2 morels, but hey… it made the season official! Again, these were found under Juniper (Mountain Cedar) trees. For my video on tips for hunting Morels in Texas see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TxKjfGXCKQ4
This is a well done video to get the gist of morel hunting. Found it on Vimeo and wanted it to share. . The Perennial Plate Episode 7: Hunting Morel Mushrooms from Daniel Klein on Vimeo.
Unless we get a hard rain this week, the 2011 Texas morel season is a bust. The tiny amount of rain last week was a drizzle in most areas and at its best in South Onion area it was 0.15 inches. Not quite enough However, I hosted 2 mycologist from Colorado last week on a […]