The Stanley variety of French dwarf bean is a heavy cropper that is ideally suited to sowing at this time of year. The pods will grow up to 14cm long with up to a dozen small, white beans to a pod, that are best picked when young and tender for a more succulent taste. A hardy bean that has also has good disease resistance; freeze to preserve for longer.
Germination: 7-14 days, 20-25ºC
Plant height: 45cm
Preferred position: Full sun, 5cm deep and 45cm apart