botrytis (L) Alef. The plant is self-fertile. italica Plenck ©2004-2019 Universal Taxonomic Services botrytis (L.) Alef. cymosa Duch.) [18], In 2016, global production of cauliflowers (combined for production reports with broccoli) was 25.2 million tonnes, led by China and India which, combined, had 73% of the world total. italica ( BRSOK ), Brassica oleracea convar. botrytis (L.) Metzg. costata DC. Click on a … var. Brassica oleracea var. Plants typically grow to 24-30" tall. Cauliflower contains several non-nutrient phytochemicals common in the cabbage family that are under preliminary research for their potential properties, including isothiocyanates and glucosinolates. botrytis (L.) Alef. botrytis var. Brassica oleracea botrytis is a BIENNIAL growing to 0.8 m (2ft 7in). [2], Because weather is a limiting factor for producing cauliflower, the plant grows best in moderate daytime temperatures 21–29 °C (70–85 °F), with plentiful sun, and moist soil conditions high in organic matter and sandy soils. [13] The ultimate origin of the name is from the Latin words caulis (cabbage) and flōs (flower). botrytis (L.) Alef. broccoli; Other Scientific Names. [21] Secondary producers, having 0.4–1.3 million tonnes annually, were the United States, Spain, Mexico and Italy.[21]. Common names are from state and federal lists. The flower heads and stalks are removed when still in bud and this is the part of the vegetable that is eaten and tastes delicious. cymosa ; Brassica oleracea var. capitata L. Brassica oleracea var. Large, stiff dense flowers heads are produced from rosettes of curly dark green leaves. botrytis var. [23], Cauliflower heads can be roasted, grilled, boiled, fried, steamed, pickled, or eaten raw. Name Authority; Brassica oleracea convar. Brassica oleracea also includes broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, collard greens, and kale, collectively called "cole" crops,[2] though they are of different cultivar groups. Contents of dietary minerals are low (7% DV or less). Another quality, also present in other plant species, is that the angle between "modules," as they become more distant from the center, is 360 degrees divided by the golden ratio. [16], There are hundreds of historic and current commercial varieties used around the world. Noteworthy Characteristics. botrytis subvar. botrytis" The following 95 files are in this category, out of 95 total. In soil that is loose, well-drained and fertile, field seedlings are shallow-planted 1 cm (1⁄2 in) and thinned by ample space – about 12 plants per 30 cm (1 ft). var. [1] Forced air cooling to remove heat from the field during hot weather may be needed for optimal preservation. var. [25][26] Cauliflower pizza crust is made from cauliflower flour and is popular in pizza restaurants. 7367-Brassica oleracea var. Noxious Weed Information; This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Rapid vegetative growth after transplanting may benefit from such procedures as avoiding spring frosts, using starter solutions high in phosphorus, irrigating weekly, and applying fertilizer. Cole crops are one of the largest groups of temperate vegetables, comprising important crops like cauliflower (Brassica oleracea var. gemmifera DC. botrytis L. – broccoli Subordinate Taxa. Brassica oleracea L. var. The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by Bees. italica Plenck : Brassica oleracea var. [22] Boiling reduces the levels of cauliflower glucosinolates, while other cooking methods, such as steaming, microwaving, and stir frying, have no significant effect on glucosinolate levels. The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by Bees. HORT410 - Vegetable Crops. The edible portions of all cabbage forms—which include kale, broccoli, and Brassica oleracea subsp. [32], Vegetable in the species Brassica oleracea, CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (, "Growing broccoli, cabbage and cauliflower in Minnesota", "Cabbage, Broccoli, Cauliflower, and Other Brassica Crops", "Vegetable Cultivar Descriptions for North America:Cauliflower", "Toward Identification of the Candidate Gene Controlling Anthocyanin Accumulation in Purple Cauliflower (, "Production/Crops, Quantities by Country for Cauliflowers and Broccoli for 2016", "Glucosinolate metabolism, functionality and breeding for the improvement of Brassicaceae vegetables", "A Mechanistic Perspective on Process-Induced Changes in Glucosinolate Content in Brassica Vegetables: A Review", "Why Cauliflower Is the New 'It' Vegetable", "Why Is Cauliflower Still Literally Everywhere? Brassica oleracea var. Cauliflower is one of several vegetables in the species Brassica oleracea in the genus Brassica, which is in the Brassicaceae (or Mustard) family. italica: Plenck: Brassica oleracea var. It is hardy to zone (UK) 4 and is not frost tender. Methods: Fifty‐four employees of five companies working with cauliflower (Brassica oleracea botrytis) and broccoli (B. oleracea italica/cymosa) pollen were eligible for complete evaluation. Plants typically grow to 18-30" tall. One of the fractal properties of cauliflower is that every branch, or "module", is similar to the entire cauliflower. The plant is self-fertile. Media in category "Brassica oleracea var. It is an annual plant that reproduces by seed. Brassica species Brassica oleracea Name Synonyms Brassica botrytis (L.) Mill. Just to start with the obligatory disclaimer, there is no one food that can “prevent” or “cure” cancer (in fact, “cancer” isn’t even one single disease to “prevent” or “cure” in the first place). JAPANESE : Murasaki karifurawaa. Brassica oleracea var. gongylodes L. Brassica oleracea var. It is grown in St. Louis as an annual. It is an annual plant that reproduces by seed. botrytis f. theiusa (Gray) -> Brassica oleracea L. (Botrytis Group - Theiusa Subgroup) Brassica oleracea L. convar. … Brassica oleracea var. 2.1 These procedures apply to all varieties of Broccoli/Calabrese (Brassica oleracea L. convar. (ISTA) -> Brassica oleracea L. (Italica Group - Cymosa Subgroup) Brassica oleracea L. convar. On embodiment of the present invention discloses Brassica oleracea plants with a resistance gene to Mycosphaerella brassicicola . Commonly known as the mustard family, Brassicaceae contains some 338 genera and more than 3,700 species of flowering plants distributed throughout the world. Brassica oleracea L. (Botrytis Group - Erytrobotrys Subgroup) SYNONYM(S) : Brassica oleracea L. convar. botrytis Common Name(s): broccoli, cauliflower, calabrese, romanesco Botanical Family: Brassicaceae, the cabbage Family Plant Type and Feature Tags: A late autumn planting of "calabrese" broccoli matures in Steve 's vegetable garden. [27], Cauliflower has been noticed by mathematicians for its distinct fractal dimension,[28][29] calculated to be roughly 2.8. ", Description of the Julia sets of the cabbage fractal, "Fractal Structure of a White Cauliflower", "Romanesco cauliflower is a striking example of fractals", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Cauliflower&oldid=994629960, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 16 December 2020, at 18:34. italica, Brassica oleracea var. 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