Brassica oleracea gemmifera


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Related to Brassica oleracea gemmifera: Brassica oleracea italica, wild cabbage, Gemmifera Group, Wild broccoli
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Noun1.Brassica oleracea gemmifera - plant grown for its stout stalks of edible small green heads resembling diminutive cabbagesBrassica oleracea gemmifera - plant grown for its stout stalks of edible small green heads resembling diminutive cabbages
brussels sprouts - the small edible cabbage-like buds growing along a stalk of the brussels sprout plant
crucifer, cruciferous plant - any of various plants of the family Cruciferae
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By what name is the vegetable Brassica oleracea gemmifera popular at Christmas, better known?
Brassica oleracea gemmifera, the humble sprout to you and me, gets its name from the capital of Belgium, where it was first grown as early as the 1200s.