dwarf bean


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dwarf bean

n
(Plants) another name for French bean
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Try Aquadulce Claudia for early cropping, The Sutton is the most popular dwarf bean if space is limited.
The 14-packet collection includes: dwarf bean 'Stanley'; beetroot 'Red Ace'; broccoli 'Red Arrow'; cabbage 'Hispi'; carrot 'Autumn King'; courgette 'Romanesco'; cucumber 'Socrates'; lettuce 'Lobjoits Green Cos'; spring onion 'White Lisbon'; parsnip 'Gladiator'; squash 'Hawk'; radish 'French Breakfast'; sweetcorn 'Swift'; and tomato 'Tigerella'.
At the Garden Organic seed library you'll find local varieties including the Kenilworth Tomato and the Early Warwick dwarf bean, and quirky looking varieties including the Kent Blue Pea, the Darby Striped Tomato and the lumpy bumpy Madam Jardell's Black Tomato.
This paper reports a study of photosynthate partitioning to reproductive organs of dwarf bean as they progressed over a 10-d period from buds to flowers and eventually into pods.
You'll get one packet each of the runner bean Enorma, cabbage Hispi, carrot Flyaway, courgette Firenze F1, lettuce Little Gem, tomato Gardener's Delight, radish French Breakfast, dwarf bean Ferrari, broad bean Sutton and spring onion Ishikura.
Neil Munro, who runs the library, selected special regal seeds for the palace plot, including the Blue Queen french bean, the Royal Red dwarf bean and the Queen of Hearts tomato.
I've already had handfuls of delicious beans from Thompson & Morgan's dwarf bean Nomad, which produces bumper crops of straight, stringless beans, 12-14cm long.
Our collection of 10 features: | Broad bean Witkiem Manita | French dwarf bean Stanley | Runner bean White Lady | Beetroot Pablo | Cabbage Greyhound | Carrot Autumn King 2 | Lettuce Lobjoits Green Cos | Spring onion Ishikura | Radish French Breakfast | Tomato Gardeners' Delight Buy 10 packets for just PS10.
New for 2011 is dwarf bean Amethyst, which looks attractive enough for the flower border with its purple flowers and stringless pods.
The collection includes: Dwarf Bean Duel, Runner Bean Hestia, Carrot Amsterdam Forcing 3-Sprint, Mesclun Mixed Leaves, Pak Choi Red Choi, Lettuce Gourmet Mixed, Radish French Breakfast, Tomato Tumbling Tom, Pepper Super Chilli, Mustard Red Giant.
MR Fothergill's has launched Fandango, a new and exclusive dwarf bean with rounded, fleshy pods that grow to around 7in (18cm) long.
Among the vegetables are radish, carrot, lettuce and dwarf bean.