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Snap bean > Pod > Deformed pod

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  • Viruses 1
  • Viruses 2
  • Viruses 3

Viruses
Bean Common Mosaic Virus, Bean Yellow Mosaic Virus and others

  • Pods can be distorted, blotchy with dark and light green, and in severe cases, have bronze blotchy areas
  • Plants are stunted
  • Leaves are curled, mottled, and may be yellow
  • More information on Viruses ...
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  • Bacterial Brown Spot 1
  • Bacterial Brown Spot 2
  • Bacterial Brown Spot 3

Bacterial Brown Spot
Pseudomonas syringae pv. Syringae

  • Pod may appear twisted or bent
  • Leaves develop small water-soaked spots that turn brown with a yellow margin
  • Leaf spots may fall out giving leaves a "tattered" appearance
  • Sunken brown spots can form on the pods
  • More information on Bacterial Brown Spot...

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