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The soil is clayey, and thinly bestrewed with alpine grass, intermingled with syngenesious and cruciferous plants.
Its caterpillar lives near the regions of perpetual snow, on small cruciferous plants.The Insect World|Louis Figuier
Scur′viness, state of being scurvy: meanness; Scur′vy-grass, a genus of cruciferous plants, efficacious in curing scurvy.
Eight hundred fathoms broad at this point, the Niger flowed between banks richly grown with cruciferous plants and tamarind-trees.Five Weeks in a Balloon|Jules Verne
The cruciferous, or cress-like tribes afford one-seventh of the species, and the compound flowers are nearly as numerous.