brussels sprout

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Synonyms for brussels sprout

plant grown for its stout stalks of edible small green heads resembling diminutive cabbages

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The influence of environment on leaf wax development in Brassica oleracea gemmifera.
Examples are: Botrytis group, including cauliflower and perennial broccoli; Capitata group, the cabbages; Gemmifera group, the Brussels sprouts; and Gongylodes group, kohl rabi.
Brassica oleracea gemmifera, the humble sprout to you and me, gets its name from the capital of Belgium, where it was first grown as early as the 1200s.
elegans was exhausted and later no articulated agnathan specimens have been found apart from a few Tremataspis mammillata Patten and Dartmuthia gemmifera Patten shields.
1931), produced additional specimens, exhausting the quarry; in recent decades, no articulated agnathans have been found apart from a few shields of Tremataspis mammillata Patten and Dartmuthia gemmifera Patten.