It is also known by the name "Horn of plenty" or "Golden Mushroom".
The hat is fleshy and smooth and can reach a diameter of about 10 cm, convex at first, it tends to become floor, finally funnel (just like a horn of plenty).
The flesh is whitish, tenacious, a little elastic especially in the hat margin.
It has a pleasant taste, slightly floury.
Il Pleurotuscornucopiae prefers higher cultivation temperatures to 20 ° C.