Growth on pole bean - what is it?

Asked August 30, 2020, 6:36 PM EDT

The photos are with a small paring knife. Last 2 are 10 x magnification on iPhone

Howard County Maryland

1 Response

This does not look like any particular disease or insect problem.

Could be normal for the variety or a physiologic response to environmental conditions. If you are seeing a lot of this, send a photo with more, including more of the pod.