genus Fagopyrum


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Related to genus Fagopyrum: Fagopyrum tataricum
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Noun1.genus Fagopyrum - buckwheatgenus Fagopyrum - buckwheat; in some classifications included in the genus Polygonum
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
buckwheat family, family Polygonaceae, Polygonaceae - a family of plants of order Polygonales chiefly of the north temperate zone; includes the buckwheats
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Ohnishi, "Phylogenetic analysis of the genus Fagopyrum (Polygonaceae), including the Nepali species F.
THE GENUS Fagopyrum is composed of 18 species (Ohsako et al., 2001) and contains both diploid (2n = 2x = 16) and tetraploid (2n = 4x = 32) forms, with two breeding systems, self-incompatibility and self-compatibility.