Brassica rapa

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Noun1.Brassica rapa - widely cultivated plant having a large fleshy edible white or yellow rootBrassica rapa - widely cultivated plant having a large fleshy edible white or yellow root
white turnip - white root of a turnip plant
turnip greens - tender leaves of young white turnips
Brassica, genus Brassica - mustards: cabbages; cauliflowers; turnips; etc.
turnip plant - any of several widely cultivated plants having edible roots
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4 shows the nucleotide and amino acid sequences obtained using the Expasy software for the metallothionein gene from Brassica rapa var parachinensis.
Brassica rapa is a weed species, commonly known as wild mustard, and is also a close relative of Canola an important crop used to produce cooking oil.
English name and scientific name Brassica rapa Turnip Chalipaeean family Cruci Fera is an old plant with rough leaves and cuts a lot of green, white, turnip, not only in terms of having a good vitamin and mineral properties [13].
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.
The growth of Brassica rapa seeds grown with the addition of anaerobic Bokashi compost was compared to the growth of Brassica rapa seeds grown with additions of mushroom compost, garden compost, and potting soil in order to determine which growing medium produces the healthiest plants in terms of height, color, and amount of insects.
The crop species hybridizes readily with wild mustards, including one of its ancestors, Brassica rapa.
The transcript in plants treated with salinity and gibberellin has high homology (87%) with petA in Brassica rapa, ndh gene in Arabidopsis thaiana(85%) and psbA gene in sweet orange (85%).