Fagopyrum esculentum, Polygonum fagopyrum
- Buckwheat, common wheat, rye, and Indian corn composed the meal which made their bread. - "Stories of New Jersey", Frank Richard Stockton.
- When I mentioned the idea to Betty, she didn't say anything for a few seconds, and then she said very demurely: " Dawson, you can have two more buckwheat cakes this morning." - "Dawson Black: Retail Merchant", Harold Whitehead.
- And the sky is so full of stars it seems Like a field of buckwheat. - "Toward the Gulf", Edgar Lee Masters.