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The Capranica woods are a paradise for lovers of mushrooms and you can find many varieties starting with prestigious porcini (ammaracci), the ovules (velocce), the cockerels (valuzzi), the blackthorn (dogfish), the small oak mushrooms and prataroli.

The mushrooms can also be found in winter under the snow, as the geotropic agaric (winter spiny dogfish), and the huge mushroom (Zinni cow), a giant champignon in winter can weigh up to three pounds.