fruits & vegetables :: CULTIVATED :: Brassicaceae » Brassica oleracea var. italica

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Dinesh Valke

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Jan 2, 2011, 1:34:49 PM1/2/11
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Brassicaceae (mustard, or cabbage family) » Brassica oleracea var. italica


BRAS-ee-ka -- from the classical Latin name for cabbage
awl-lur-RAY-see-uh -- edible vegetable
ee-TAL-ih-kuh or eye-TAL-ih-kuh -- of or from Italy


commonly known as: asparagus broccoli, broccoli, calabrese, Cape broccoli, heading broccoli, purple cauliflower, sprouting broccoli, winter broccoli


Distribution: only cultivated


Edible use:
... the flower-head (as VEGETABLE)
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Gurcharan Singh

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Jan 3, 2011, 7:30:11 PM1/3/11
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Dinesh ji
Nice to see the plant. Here is the end product the inflorescence bud.


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Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
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Gurcharan Singh

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Jan 3, 2011, 7:33:19 PM1/3/11
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I am attaching now, forgot earlier


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Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089
http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/ 

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Balkar Arya

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Jan 3, 2011, 7:46:08 PM1/3/11
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Delicious Vegetable Gurcharan Ji and Dinesh Ji, i am growing this in my fields presently plants are small so will post later
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Dr Balkar Singh
Head, Deptt. of Botany and Biotechnology
Arya P G College, Panipat
Haryana-132103
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