Botanical Name: Fagopyrum esculentum
Days to Maturity: 30–40 days
Hardiness: Frost-sensitive annual
Plant Dimensions: 24″–48″ tall, 6″–12″ wide
Variety Information: Upright plant with succulent stems, broad leaves, and fibrous root system. Abundant white flowers appear 4 to 5 weeks after sowing.
Exposure: Full sun
When to Sow Outside: 2 to 4 weeks after your average last frost date when soil temperature is at least 55°F, or any time up to 4 weeks before your average first fall frost date.
When to Start Inside: Not applicable.
Days to Emerge: 3–5 days
Seed Depth: ½”–1″
Seed Spacing: Scatter at the rate of about 1 seed every 4″
Thinning: Not required.