leaf mustard


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Noun1.leaf mustard - Asiatic mustard used as a potherbleaf mustard - Asiatic mustard used as a potherb  
Brassica, genus Brassica - mustards: cabbages; cauliflowers; turnips; etc.
mustard - any of several cruciferous plants of the genus Brassica
2.leaf mustard - leaves eaten as cooked greens
cruciferous vegetable - a vegetable of the mustard family: especially mustard greens; various cabbages; broccoli; cauliflower; brussels sprouts
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The centre collected preserved vegetables such as cucumber, radish, leaf mustard, rakkyo, ginger and chillies and preserved fruits such as dried mango, dried pineapple, raisins, apricots, plums, dried apple rings, sour peaches and olives at different retail outlets to test for sulphur dioxide, benzoic acid, sorbic acid and parabens.
also known as mustard greens, Indian mustard, Chinese mustard, and leaf mustard belongs to the family Cruciferae and is widely cultivated in Bangladesh for its edible green leaves and for its seeds from which an oil is extracted and used for cooking purposes.
This seed mix can be grown and harvested all year round and includes many salad leaves including Mizuna, Komatsuna, sky rocket and leaf mustards.