Brassica oleracea (Italica Group)

  • T. K. Lim

Scientific Name

Brassica oleraceaL. (Italica Group)


Brassica oleracea L. var. italica Plenck, Brassica botrytis subsp. italica Lizg., Brassica cauliflora subsp. simplex Lizg., Brassica oleracea var. asparagoides Gmel., Brassica oleracea var. botrytis subvar. cymosa Thell.



Common/English Names

Asparagus Broccoli, Broccoli, Calabrese, Cape Broccoli, Heading Broccoli, Green Heading Broccoli, Purple Heading Broccoli, Sprouting Broccoli, Winter Cauliflower

Vernacular Names

  • Afrikaans: Spruitjes, Spruitkool, Winterblomkool, Winterkool

  • Albanian: Brokoli

  • Arabic: Brokli

  • Brazil: Arroz De Brócolis, Brócolis Americano, Brócolos (Portuguese)

  • Breton: Brouskaolenn

  • Bulgarian: Vid Cvetno Sele

  • Catalan: Broquil

  • Chinese: Gaai Choi Fa, Qing Hua Cai, Sai Lan Fa (Cantonese), Jie Cai Hua, Lu Hua Cai, Nen Jing Hua Ye Cai, Yang Ye Cai Hua, Yi Da Li Jie Lan, Ying Hua Gan Lan (Mandarin)

  • Croatian: Kelj-Pupčar, Prokula, Prokulica

  • Czech: Brokolice, Brukev Brokolice

  • Danish: Broccoli,...


Trolox Equivalent Antioxidant Capacity Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity Cruciferous Vegetable Brassica Vegetable Indole Glucosinolates 
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  • T. K. Lim
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  1. 1.CanberraAustralia

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