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Buckwheat Planting In Drylands Unirrigated Food Forest By Tiki19

Planted

Jul 2013

Planted

327 weeks ago 2013-07-02

Quantity

20 seeds

Growing

Planting is still growing today

Grown from

seed

Grown in

semi-shade

Harvesting

2013-08-17

Predicted Finish

Aug 2013

Predicted Finish

321 weeks ago 2013-08-19

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Notes

Cover crop put in in the bare area on the west side of the old lemon tree circle. Seedlings emerged around the 16th of July, after some good rains. Most have germinated. Crop intended for cover and to encourage pollinators, seeds a bonus. Hoping it will self-seed.

Photos

Buckwheat seedlings
Buckwheat seedlings
by tiki19

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Progress

100%

buckwheat

Fagopyrum esculentum

Median Lifespan 48 days

First harvest expected 46 days after planting

Last harvest expected 46 days after planting