English Name: Broccoli P.E.
Latin Name: Carthamus tinctorius L.
Plant Description: Broccoli is a plant of the mustard/cabbage family Brassicaceae. It is classified in the Italica cultivar group of the species Brassica oleracea. Broccoli has large flower heads, usually green in color, arranged in a tree-like fashion on branches sprouting from a thick, edible stalk.
Use part: Whole herb
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