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'Mancan' Buckwheat
'Mancan' Buckwheat

'Mancan' Buckwheat

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Fagopyrum esculentum

Origin: Southeast Asia

Improvement status: Cultivated

Seeds per packet: ~3,000

Germination tested: 2/2021: 92%

Life cycle: Annual

Warmer season cover and forage crop. Killed by frost. Great broad leaf, fast growing, pollinator powerhouse. Pulls up phosphorous and makes it available for other crops.

These seeds were produced by our friends at Ernst Conservation Seeds in Meadville, PA.

Growing Tips: Direct seed in warmer weather, after danger of frost.