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Related to Cochlearia: Cochlearia officinalis, common scurvy grass, Cochlearia armoracia
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Noun1.Cochlearia - a genus of the family CruciferaeCochlearia - a genus of the family Cruciferae  
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Brassicaceae, Cruciferae, family Brassicaceae, family Cruciferae, mustard family - a large family of plants with four-petaled flowers; includes mustards, cabbages, broccoli, turnips, cresses, and their many relatives
Cochlearia officinalis, common scurvy grass, scurvy grass - a widely distributed Arctic cress reputed to have value in treatment or prevention of scurvy; a concentrated source of vitamin C
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Its scientific name is Cochlearia Armoracia,and it grows about 24in tall and 18in wide and sprouts tall crinkled leaves.