buckwheat vine


Definition of buckwheat vine

: a high-climbing woody vine (Brunnichia cirrhosa) with ovate leaves cordate or truncate at the base, the lower flower spikes solitary and axillary and the upper ones in a loose panicle

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“Buckwheat vine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/buckwheat%20vine. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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