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BUCKWHEAT

Well known as a cover crop, but equally important in food value. In Japan, a flour derived from it makes delicious soba noodles, while Europeans make tasty Kasha dishes. Buckwheat is naturally devoid of gluten, making it a good choice for those on gluten-free diets. Can be substituted for other grains in the brewing of beer. Buckwheat hulls make an excellent filling for pillows; provides a natural alternative to those who suffer with feather allergies. Medicinally, an infusion make with the flowering tops may help with hardening of the arteries. Buckwheat likes cool weather; best grown in the Fall. Height - 2-3 feet. Annual. - PKT. - 200 seeds
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(Fagopyrum esculentum)

Well known as a cover crop, but equally important in food value. In Japan, a flour derived from it makes delicious soba noodles, while Europeans make tasty Kasha dishes. Buckwheat is naturally devoid of gluten, making it a good choice for those on gluten-free diets. Can be substituted for other grains in the brewing of beer. Buckwheat hulls make an excellent filling for pillows; provides a natural alternative to those who suffer with feather allergies. Medicinally, an infusion make with the flowering tops may help with hardening of the arteries. Buckwheat likes cool weather; best grown in the Fall.  Height - 2-3 feet. Annual.

PKT. - 200 seeds

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