Fagopyrum esculentum Moench

DeFilipps, Robert A. & Krupnick, Gary A., 2018, The medicinal plants of Myanmar, PhytoKeys 102, pp. 1-341: 143

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/phytokeys.102.24380

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Fagopyrum esculentum Moench
status

 

Fagopyrum esculentum Moench 

Names.

Myanmar: shari-mam. English: brank, buckwheat, common buckwheat, notch-seeded buckwheat.

Range.

Central or northern Asia. Widely grown as cultigen in cool temperate regions, and easily escaping.

Uses.

Fruit: Used to treat colic and diarrhea.

Note.

Medicinal uses of this species in China are discussed in Duke and Ayensu (1985).

Reference.

Nordal (1963).

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

ORDO

Family

FAMILIA

Genus

Fagopyrum