The mushroom is white to ashy red in color. The gills vary from whitish to a deep violet or purple brown. The only way to differentiate this mushroom from the very similar Psilocybe subcubensis is by the size of the cap
liberty Caps mushrooms are alleged as a result of the unmistakable cap they wear on their weaving stalks. The chime molded, cone shaped caps are scarcely an inch in measurement. The caps go to a pointy head and are chartreuse to dark colored in shading.