Runner Beans can be grown in a larger Container with plenty of well rotted compost, they also
need support sticks. But even better in the ground
One of the best Veg to grow.
Look at Dwarf Beans ,Carrots Beetroot Leeks and Kale is very versatile and Tomatoes
Try a few herbs brilliant in containers around your patio, also salad leaves in containers
If you buy any veg plants already growing from a Garden Centre harden off before
I know you will be successful and will get the growing bug wishing you happy growing