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Q.Black Streaks

Zone Fl-8 | jad4254 added on December 4, 2012 | Answered

In the last week I’ve noticed my green beans are getting black streaks on them even before they are big enough to pick. Why?

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Answered on December 5, 2012

Round to angular streaks on leaves, reddish brown to black; sunken water-soaked areas on pods; pods shrivels and become watery?
Anthracnose is a fungal disease. Remove and discard infected plants. Avoid working in the garden when it is wet which can result in spread of spores. Keep tools clean.

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