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This vegetable family, which includes not just cabbage, but also cauliflower and broccoli, contains compounds that have been linked with lower levels of inflammation.
Plant transplants of broccoli, cabbage and cauliflower.
Most brassicas or cole crops such as broccoli, cabbage, Brussels sprouts, collars, kale, and kohlrabi shrug off frosty weather, so they may be transplanted into the garden at this time.
Spoon quinoa into bowls, top with sausages and broccoli and dollop with yogurt sauce.
Dinner usually consists of meat, some whole wheat pasta and broccoli.
Entertainment by Randy Renner begins at 11 a.m. Lunch features roast beef with gravy, mashed potatoes, and broccoli; alternate menu is chicken tortilla soup, cottage cheese and fruit on romaine.
Plant sources are more easily absorbed when combined with vitamin C so have salsa on your black bean burrito or whole wheat pasta with broccoli.
These fragile fruits and vegetables often require more pesticides to fight off bugs compared to hardier produce, such as asparagus and broccoli.
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A fast-growing, upright, branched, annual plant, broccoli bears dense green clusters of edible flower buds. Native to the eastern Mediterranean and Asia Minor, it was introduced to the US probably in colonial times. Broccoli thrives in moderate to cool climates. Its flavor resembles that of cabbage but is somewhat milder. It is one of the most broadly nutritious of all common vegetables and is a plant that is closely related to cabbage in the mustard family.
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First Known Use: 1699See Words from the same year
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