This milky mushroom has a convex to vase-shaped orange-brown cap 1-1/4 to inches across. The flesh is white, and the mushroom exudes plenty of white latex when injured.
The broad white to cream-colored gills are attached to the stem but very distant from each other. The spore print is white.
The stalk, orange-brown or lighter, is 1-1/4 to 2 inches long, 1/4 to 5/8 inches thick.