What are Brassicas? Did you know Brassica is a genus of plants that belong to the mustard family (Brassicaceae)? The members of the genus are informally known as either cruciferous vegetables, cabbages, or mustard plants. The brassica genus is thought to have essentially originated from the Mediterranean region and some temperate parts of Asia….
Month: March 2020
What is a root vegetable? The term root vegetable is generically used for plants where the root is eaten as a vegetable. In this context, the word ‘root’ is used to refer to the belowground part of the plant. However, it is not necessarily a root in the botanical sense. The common aspect of root…