What common name for Brassica rapa?

R.G. Walters mbrgw at s-crim1.dl.ac.uk
Fri Jul 8 04:54:30 EST 1994


In article <2vh8nt$b0q at triton.unm.edu> dkim at unm.edu writes:
>Well, the tagline says it all. Is this a mustard or a cabbage or something
>else?

It's oil seed rape.  It's what makes so many Northern European fields brilliant
yellow during the summer, gives lots of people hayfever, and makes honey
crystallise.

And it might be the source of your cooking oil.


Robin Walters.                      Robert Hill Institute, Sheffield UK.

A fact is an opinion that everyone agrees with.



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