Something new this year. Seems to only have struck the fall-planted early/dwarf peas. Weird pods with separated layers, and then inside there are white fuzzes and no peas.
There was a question about if the spots we are seeing on this CA Bay Laurel are from Sudden Oak Death. Thoughts?
Bleeding canker symptom on a coast live oak
Oomycota or oomycetes (/ˌoʊəˈmaɪsiːt/) form a distinct phylogenetic lineage of fungus-like eukaryotic microorganisms. They are filamentous, microscopic, absorptive organisms that reproduce both sexually and asexually. Oomycetes occupy both saprophytic and pathogenic lifestyles – and include some of the most notorious pathogens of plants, causing devastating diseases such as late blight of potato and sudden oak death. They are also often referred to as water molds (or water moulds), although the water-preferring nature which led to that...