Beta vulgaris

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Noun1.Beta vulgaris - biennial Eurasian plant usually having a swollen edible rootBeta vulgaris - biennial Eurasian plant usually having a swollen edible root; widely cultivated as a food crop
genus Beta, Beta - beets
beetroot, Beta vulgaris rubra - beet having a massively swollen red root; widely grown for human consumption
Beta vulgaris cicla, chard, chard plant, leaf beet, spinach beet, Swiss chard - beet lacking swollen root; grown as a vegetable for its edible leaves and stalks
Beta vulgaris vulgaris, mangel-wurzel, mangold, mangold-wurzel - beet with a large yellowish root; grown chiefly as cattle feed
sugar beet - form of the common beet having a sweet white root from which sugar is obtained
vegetable - any of various herbaceous plants cultivated for an edible part such as the fruit or the root of the beet or the leaf of spinach or the seeds of bean plants or the flower buds of broccoli or cauliflower
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The green parts of Beta vulgaris (Figure 1) were collected from our local environment (Qalioubeya Governorate, Egypt) and identified by a Botany specialist.
Sugar beet (Beta vulgaris L.) plant of Chenopodiaceae family is an important sugar crop after saccharum officinarum L.
The full line includes three herbal powders, selected for their unique health properties: Standardized Turmeric Powder to support joint health, Beet (Beta vulgaris) Root Powder containing sugars and starches that make it a source of energy, and Activated Coconut Charcoal Powder for internal cleansing.
Crude juice and proteins isolated from the crude juice of red beetroot (Beta vulgaris L., family-Amaranthaceae) was used in the study.
Therefore, this study investigated whether the sodic-alkalinity tolerance of Swiss chard (Beta vulgaris L.
Sugar beet (Beta vulgaris) a good source of energy, nutrition and dietary fibre belongs to the family Chenopodiaceae (Ahmad et al., 2012).
Red beet (Beta vulgaris L.) extract had been used to stain various types of helminthic parasites [11], herbal dyes also utilized to stain Platyhelminthes [12], hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.) and red beet extracts used to diagnosis ova of intestinal nematodes(Trichuristrichura and Ascarislumbricoides) [1].