Dwarf Runner Bean – Hestia

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Perfect for the smaller garden Hestia delivers all the best characteristics of modern runner beans, but on dwarf plants with a good yield of tasty, slim, straight, stringless 20cm (8in) pods   As simple as normal runner beans to propagate reaching a height of around 40 to 45cm (16 to 18in).

  • Seed Count: 35

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Dwarf Runner Bean – Hestia

Perfect for the smaller garden Hestia delivers all the best characteristics of modern runner beans, but on dwarf plants with a good yield of tasty, slim, straight, stringless 20cm (8in) pods   As simple as normal runner beans to propagate reaching a height of around 40 to 45cm (16 to 18in).

Cultivation Advice Dwarf Runner Bean – Hestia

  • Select the largest pot you have as the more organic matter contained the less frequent you will have to water in summer
  • Sow in early spring under-cover in warmth a single seed 1in depth per pot.
  • Gradually  harden off after all risk of frost has passed.
  • Protect young plants from pests.
  • although not essential something like pea sticks will help keep the plant upright.
  • Keep well watered whilst flowers are setting.
  • Pick regularly to encourage the plants to keep flowering.