Observation 24349: Fungi Bartl.
When: 2009-08-15
No herbarium specimen

Notes: A large oak tree fell down yesterday near our home and there was zero wind! The portion of it that was still standing shows the tell-tale dripping, oozing wound of sudden oak death.

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Not Phytophthora
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2009-09-13 13:22:57 EDT (-0400)

A Sonoma County ag official came out and looked at the tree. She concluded it is NOT Phytophthora.

So sorry
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2009-08-15 20:38:24 EDT (-0400)

you were able to find this. It is suspected this may be an Asian fungus introduced to the US from ornamental plants. Sad.

Created: 2009-08-15 18:42:53 EDT (-0400)
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