cultivated cabbage


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Noun1.cultivated cabbage - any of various cultivars of the genus Brassica oleracea grown for their edible leaves or flowerscultivated cabbage - any of various cultivars of the genus Brassica oleracea grown for their edible leaves or flowers
cabbage, chou - any of various types of cabbage
crucifer, cruciferous plant - any of various plants of the family Cruciferae
Brassica, genus Brassica - mustards: cabbages; cauliflowers; turnips; etc.
Brassica oleracea capitata, head cabbage, head cabbage plant - any of various cultivated cabbage plants having a short thick stalk and large compact head of edible usually green leaves
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The cultivated cabbage is derived from a leafy plant called the wild mustard plant, native to the Mediterranean region, where it is common along the seacoast.
ornatum can give huge damages to cultivated cabbage leaves, no literature is available about rearing enterprise of E.
GREEN FEAST: Savoy cabbage to last the winter; LONG HISTORY: Wild cabbage on chalk cliffs, ancestor to the cultivated cabbage