Belonging to the Fagopyrum genus, Buckwheat has a botanical name of Fagopyrum esculentum. It is a herb that typically grows as an annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Normally grows with a ground covering habit.
This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Buckwheat have been kindly provided by our members.
These plants have been known to grow well alongside Buckwheat so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Buckwheat so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Buckwheat plants: