EPPO Global Database

Fagopyrum acutatum(FAGCY)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: FAGCY
  • Preferred name: Fagopyrum acutatum
  • Authority: (Lehmann) Hammer


Himalayas (India to Nepal and China). Cultivated as a grain crop

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Fagopyrum cymosum (Treviranus) Meisner
Fagopyrum dibotrys (D. Don) Hara

Common names
Name Language
perennial buckwheat English
tall buckwheat English
tree spinach English
wild buckwheat English
ausdauernder Buchweizen German
Baumspinat German
wilder Buchweizen German
himaraya-soba Japanese
shakuchiri-soba Japanese
shukukon-soba Japanese
シャクチリソバ Japanese
シュクコンソバ Japanese
ヒマラヤソバ Japanese
jīn qiáo Chinese
金荞 Chinese