EPPO Global Database

Fagopyrum esculentum(FAGES)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-03

Basic information
  • EPPO code: FAGES
  • Preferred name: Fagopyrum esculentum
  • Authority: Mönch

Notes

Central Asia. Formerly widely cultivated as a grain crop throughout Europe and elsewhere. Still in cultivation for a few special uses (noodles, pancakes).

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Fagopyrum emarginatum Mönch
Fagopyrum sagittatum Gilibert
Fagopyrum vulgare Hill
Polygonum fagopyrum Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
гречиха Bulgarian
елда Bulgarian
blat négre Catalan
cairut Catalan
fajol Catalan
faxol Catalan
pohanka obecná Czech
pohanka střelovitá Czech
almindelig boghvede Danish
Buchweizen German
echter Buchweizen German
gewöhnlicher Buchweizen German
Heidenkorn German
buckwheat English
common buckwheat English
alforfón Spanish
granoturco Spanish
trigo árabe Spanish
trigo negro Spanish
trigo sarraceno Spanish
tattari Finnish
viljatatar Finnish
blé noir French
renouée sarrasin French
sarrasin French
sarrasin comestible French
sarrasin commun French
prava heljda Croatian
hajdina Hungarian
bókhveiti Icelandic
fagopiro Italian
grano nero Italian
grano saraceno Italian
grano saraceno comune Italian
ソバ Japanese
soba Japanese
boekweit Dutch
gewone boekweit Dutch
bokhvete Norwegian
gryka zwyczajna Polish
grão-sarraceno Portuguese
sarraceno Portuguese
trigo-mourisco Portuguese (BR)
trigo-negro Portuguese
trigo-sarraceno Portuguese
hrișcă Romanian
гречиха культурная Russian
гречиха обыкновенная Russian
гречиха посевная Russian
гречиха съедобная Russian
pohánka jedlá Slovak
pohánka siata Slovak
pohánka streliciová Slovak
navadna ajda Slovene
fagopira Albanian
grurëzi Albanian
hejda e rëndomtë Albanian
хељда Serbian
bovete Swedish
vanlig bovete Swedish
kara buğday Turkish
гречка звичайна Ukrainian
гречка їстивна Ukrainian
гречка посівна Ukrainian
гречка справжня Ukrainian
qiáo mài Chinese
荞麦 Chinese