Climbing beans

Asked June 14, 2018, 12:05 PM EDT

Can you tell me what is wrong with my climbing bean leaves? The are planted in a raised bed garden and climbing up a trellis.

Ottawa County Michigan

1 Response

This has all the markings of a virus. Unfortunately, there is nothing you can do other than destroy the plant. Check out the following info for more information:

http://vegetablemdonline.ppath.cornell.edu/factsheets/Virus_Beans.htm

http://msue.anr.msu.edu/news/virus_and_vine_crops

http://msue.anr.msu.edu/news/sanitation_is_critical_to_prevent_plant_diseases_part_2_field_sanitation

Sorry for the bad news but I hope the information is helpful,