Brassica nigra


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Noun1.Brassica nigra - widespread Eurasian annual plant cultivated for its pungent seedsBrassica nigra - widespread Eurasian annual plant cultivated for its pungent seeds; a principal source of table mustard
mustard seed - black or white seeds ground to make mustard pastes or powders
Brassica, genus Brassica - mustards: cabbages; cauliflowers; turnips; etc.
mustard - any of several cruciferous plants of the genus Brassica
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According to frequency classes very frequent (> 20%) pollen types were Brassica nigra, Phoenix sylvestris (during January); Coriandrum sativum (in February); Borassus flabellifer (during March and April); Sesamum indicum (in May); Acacia auriculiformis, Cocos nucifera (in September); Cocos nucifera, Poa gangetica (in October) and Brassica nigra during November and December.
It is the diversity of this collection, especially its juxtaposition of botanical specimens, plant derivatives, indigenous artefacts and industrially-produced objects, which makes it truly unique: for example, seeds of the Brassica nigra from Ethiopia are found alongside objects as diverse as a cassava sieve made by the Ingariko people of Amazonia, and walking-sticks produced in the City of London.
Recorded seeds of oil and fibre plants are flax (Linum usitatissimum) and hemp (Cannabis sativa), which both were frequently present in the samples, whereas oil plants gold of pleasure (Camelina sativa) and black mustard (Brassica nigra) were very rare.
Developmental changes of sinigrin and glucoraphanin in three Brassica species (Brassica nigra, Brassica juncea and Brassica oleracea var.
Albizia lebbeck (L.) Benth Allium cepa L Allium sativum L Althaea officinalis L Bauhinia variegate L Brassica nigra (L Koch) Calotropis procera (Wild.) R.Br Cedrus deodara G.
The phytotoxicity assay of the biosurfactant was determined in a static seed germination and root elongation of the Brassica nigra and Triticum aestivum slightly [35].
Consumption of a combination of fried seeds of Coriandrum sativum and Brassica nigra was an unusual combination not observed in our previous surveys.