This seed is a summer annual and can be used as a green manure crop. Quickly killed by frost, buckwheat is a fast-germinating seed that establishes a lot of plant material very quickly. Is suitable to plant in any soil type.
- Deteriorated and depleted soils benefit most from this plowdown.
- Establishment Rate: Establish in spring or summer after all possible frost is past.
- Will mature 10-12 weeks after germination.
- Seeding Depth: 1-1 1/2" deep in well prepared seedbed.
- Seed Count: 14,200 individual seeds per pound.
- Longevity: Annual