Green Beans
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Green beans

Anonymous added on July 16, 2015 | Answered

My green beans are coming up but the leaves are a pale green. Why?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on July 18, 2015

The plant may be suffering from an iron deficiency. This commonly causes this kind of coloration on the leaves and happens either when the plant is watered too much and the nutrients get leeched away or if the pH is too high. Test the soil and correct and nutrient and pH issues found when testing. Also, make sure that the soil is not too porous and letting the water run away too quickly.

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