wild cabbage


Definition of wild cabbage

1 : a plant that is the wild original of the cultivated cabbage and is common near the seacoast in various parts of Europe
2 : a succulent herb (Caulanthus crassicaulis) of the family Cruciferae that is native to the western U.S. and has edible foliage

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“Wild cabbage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wild%20cabbage. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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