National Geographic : 1920 May
420 THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE Photographs by A. G . and B. Leeper MORELS: UPPER FIGURE, Morchella deliciosa; LOWER FIGURE, Morchella conica. EDIBLE After a gentle April shower the fungus-hunter will find these delectable mushroom morsels growing in old apple and peach orchards or in recently burnt-over wooded areas. The plants vary in height from two to six inches (see figure. lower right, Color Plate VII, and text, page 417).