BUCKWHEAT

BUCKWHEAT

Fagopyrum esculentum
Member $3.25
Non-Member $4.25
Plant as a leafy cover crop to suppress weeds then turn into the soil for an excellent green manure. Buckwheat flowers are fragrant and make a wonderful addition to tall flowering wildflowers such as cosmos and cornflower that the bees flock to. It can also be used to make buckwheat flour from an area as small as one square metre. Enough seed to cover 5 square metres.
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SEEDS: S392

Growing Information

Sow direct in Spring or Autumn
Height To 60cm
Position in FULL SUN
300 Seeds Per Packet
TENDER ANNUAL
Space at 20cm
Seasonal watering as necessary
95% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

BUCKWHEAT

Fagopyrum esculentum
Member $3.25
Non-Member $4.25
Plant as a leafy cover crop to suppress weeds then turn into the soil for an excellent green manure. Buckwheat flowers are fragrant and make a wonderful addition to tall flowering wildflowers such as cosmos and cornflower that the bees flock to. It can also be used to make buckwheat flour from an area as small as one square metre. Enough seed to cover 5 square metres.
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SEEDS: S392
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