Origin of brassica
Examples from the Web for brassica
Brassica rapa (of Koch) has also given rise to two races, namely, common turnips and the oil-giving rape.
Two varieties are cultivated in these countries—the summer rape (Brassica Campestris oleifera) and winter rape (Brassica rapus).The Stock-Feeder's Manual|Charles Alexander Cameron
Oil of colza, is obtained from the seeds of brassica campestris, to the amount of 39 per cent.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
The cultivated Cabbage is the same specifically as the wild Cabbage of our sea-shores (Brassica oleracea) improved by cultivation.The plant-lore and garden-craft of Shakespeare|Henry Nicholson Ellacombe
In Sinapis and in Brassica oleracea foliaceous ovules may occasionally be seen, attached to the placenta by long stalks.Vegetable Teratology|Maxwell T. Masters