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Related to Brassica oleracea: Brassica oleracea acephala, wild cabbage
Drug slang A regional term for marijuana
Nutrition A cruciferous plant—Brassica oleracea—which resembles cauliflower. High dietary consumption of cruciferous vegetables is thought to reduce the incidence of colorectal carcinoma

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brassicaoleracea var. italica.
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Taken together, the results obtained in the present study suggest that consumption of Brassica oleracea and Centella asiatica may prove beneficial to diabetic patients, when consumed on a regular basis.
Antioxidant activity of different extracts of Brassica oleracea L.
I never believed him until I came across some plants of Jersey Kale, Brassica oleracea longata.
There are two main groups of Brassica oleracea available, var acephala, the ornamental kales, and var capitata, the ornamental cabbages.
Papaya Ringspot Virus Coat Protein Gene 6,002,072 Disease resistance Papaya Ringspot Virus Replicase Gene 6,005,166 Disease resistance Patent Australian Patent Invention relates to Number Brassica oleracea ACC Synthase Gene 709862 Controls maturing and
Chances for hybridization or escape are promoted when domestication takes place in the original geographic area (Capsicum, Beta, Zea, and others), or when cultivation was started in the same habitat as the natural relative used to grow (Daucus carota and Brassica oleracea in the New World).
Twenty six Bangladeshi medicinal plants (Trachyspermum ammi, Cissampelos pareira, Vetiveria zizanioides, Cassia angustifolia, Woodfordia fruticosa, Cinnamomum tamala, Neolomarckia cadamba, Amaranthus viridis, Amaranthus tricolor, Brassica juncea, Brassica oleracea, Raphanus sativus, Curcuma longa, Curcuma zedoaria, Elettaria cardamomum, Ficus religiosa, Ficus benghalensis, Prunus cerasoides, Chenopodium album, Spinacia oleracea, Symplocos racemosa, Terminalia chebula, Tinospora cordifolia, Cyperus rotundus, Pterocarpus santalinus, and Lagenaria siceraria) were collected from various regions of Bangladesh following accounts of their medicinal uses (Ghani, 2003; Yusuf et al.
Tomato Lycopersicon esculentum Leeks Allium ampeloprasum Celery Apium graveolens Carrots Daucus carota Cabbage Brassica oleracea Parsley Petroselinum crispum Basil Ocimum basilicum Snap beans Phaseolus vulgaris Water melon Citrullus lanatus Sweet pepper Capsicum annuum Onions Allium cepa Table 3: Average weekly earnings in Francs CFA for traders of vegetables in three urban centres of Cameroon Vegetable Bafoussam Bamenda Amaranthus spp.
Concentraçáo do extrato (%) Espécie vegetal 0 Brassica campestris 100 [+ ou -] 0,00 a Brassica oleracea cv.
But the Latin species names, Brassica oleracea and Brassica rapa, show a close relation, because the first word of the binomial (two-word) name is the same.