such as turnips, radishes, rape, kale and canola immediately come to mind.
The injuries caused by the stink bugs on Brassicas
were assessed by the 6-grade visual scale (STONER; SHELTON, 1988), which was developed for assessing the extent of damage done on cabbage by onion thrips (Thrips tabaci Lindeman), while Trdan et al.
chinensis, as pak choy is more formally known, comes in a wide variety of sizes and colours thanks to the development of specific cultivars.
Most nutritionists would recommend that brassicas
should account for no more than 50% of an animal's diet but Mr Morgan reckons this can be upped to 70%.
Contributors from various biological sciences explore how species of Brassicas
have been, and can continue to be, improved in terms of production and quality of oil from their seeds.
In this study, we evaluated the antiproliferative activity of juice obtained from leaves of several varieties of Brassica
oleracea on both estrogen receptor (ER)-positive (ER+; MCF-7 and BT474) and ER-negative (ER-;MDA-MB-231 and BT20) human breast cancer cell lines.
London, August 29 (ANI): Sequencing the genome of a Chinese cabbage variety of a plant called Brassica
rapa, a close relative of oilseed rape, could help improve the efficiency of crop breeding and ensure our future food security, BBSRC-funded scientists say.
root has long been a source of annoyance for brassica
growers, but this week's special offer features varieties developed by experts at DT Brown, which show a natural resistance to the scourge.
is one of the most important species in the genus Brassica
of the family Brasicaceae.
This plant-defense chemical discourages herbivory of the brassicas
and gives them their peppery taste.
Retailers could be faced with a shortage of British-grown brassicas
in the autumn and winter as the dry weather affects growing conditions, producers have warned.
- these include cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, kale, Brussels' sprouts and thrive in the company of geraniums, rosemary, borage, nasturtiums and alliums but loathe tomatoes, aubergines, capsicums and mustard.
I am especially interested in learning more about brassicas
Finish planting out winter brassicas
sown in April and May Harvest gooseberries, redcurrants, raspberries and blackcurrants Hang bunches of gypsophila and statice upside down in a well-ventilated place such as a shed Give late-flowering herbaceous perennials a feed Save seeds from alpines, perennials and hardy cyclamen as they are about to ripen
Among the most lucrative of his plants are the brassicas
, a family that includes radish, cabbage, mustard, cauliflower, turnips and broccoli.