Plant Genera


Fagopyrum

Family Code: POLYGO
Genus Code: FAGOP2
Genus CN: buckwheat
Genus Authority: Mill.
Genus Summary: A genus of about 8-16 species, perennial and annual herbs, of e. Asia and Africa. The Latin and common name both refer to the similarity of the seeds to beechnuts.
Genus References: Hinds & Freeman in FNA (2005); Brandbyge in Kubitzki, Rohwer, & Bittrich (1993).
Last Updated: 2019-11-29
Publish: 1


Go back