Yes it does. :) We did it before 

YesStep 1

Moisten enough cotton balls to cover the bottom of a cup or plastic bag. The cotton should be damp but not dripping.

Step 2

Place the cotton balls at the bottom of the cup or plastic bag.

Step 3

Place the number of bean seeds you want to germinate on top of the cotton.

Step 4

Close the plastic bag or cover the cup with plastic wrap. Place the bags or cups in a sunny window and watch for germination.

Step 5

Transplant the germinated bean plants into your garden if you want to grow them to mature size.