THE 2024 CATALOGUE IS HERE!!! And it's our best yet. Featuring over 550 crops — 100 of them new — this is our biggest catalogue ever. NOTE: After delaying most shipments due to the extreme cold weather, we are working through the backlog now. Thank you for your patience!

Buckwheat Cover Crop

Buckwheat Cover Crop

Regular price $7.00 Sale

Fagopyrum esculentum

Origin: Tibet

Improvement status: Cultivated material

Seeds per packet: 10 oz

Germination tested 11/2023: 91%

Life cycle: Annual

Buckwheat is an excellent and fast-growing warm-season annual cover-crop. It suppresses weeds, helps retains soil and water, and attracts pollinators and other beneficial insects. Of course its seeds (and sprouts and leaves) are edible too!

Our seed comes from Albert Lea Seeds in Albert Lea, Minnesota.