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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

broccoli

brassicaoleracea var. italica.
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Plant samples of Trachyspermum ammi, leaves of Brassica rapa, and Foeniculum vulgare, Brassica oleracea (Cabbage), contained comparatively higher amounts of Fe i.
Brassica oleracea also includes cabbage, kale, broccoli, and collard greens, though they are of different cultivar groups.
Antioxidant activity of different extracts of Brassica oleracea L.
Concentraçáo do extrato (%) Espécie vegetal 0 Brassica campestris 100 [+ ou -] 0,00 a Brassica oleracea cv.
Comparison of RAPD and RFLP genetic markers in determining genetic similarity among Brassica oleracea L.
University of California (Oakland, CA) has patented provided are nucleic acid sequences from Brassica oleracea plants that encode enzymes involved in the synthesis of a glucosinolate molecule, including BoGSL-ALK, and BoGSL-ELONG, and methods of their use.
Kohlrabi is a subspecies of Brassica oleracea, a protean species that includes cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, brussels sprouts and collard greens.
Microsomal lyso-phosphatidic acid acyltransferase from a Brassica oleracea cultivar incorporates erucic acid into the sn-2 position of seed triacylglcerols.
The true cabbages, cauliflowers and other edible Brassica oleracea have, over the years been sub-divided into distinct groups.
Brevicoryne brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758) Brassica campestris: Smith (1971); Brassica napus: Smith (1971); Brassica nigra: Essig (1953); Brassica oleraceae: Essig (1953); Brassica oleracea var.
The purpose of this research is to determine if tomato, coffee bean, marigold, and pecan leaf extracts will inhibit the growth of Brassica oleracea italica (Broccoli) and Lactuca sativa (Lettuce).