What common name for Brassica rapa?

Jack Sanders jfsanders at delphi.com
Thu Jul 7 20:13:40 EST 1994

Brassica rapa is, I think, an old name no longer in use. It might be
Brassica campestris L., commonly called turnip or wild navew. Other names
are summer-rape. Nape. Bergman's cabbage. Cole-seed. 'Tis a mustard. A
plant from Europe. Sometimes found wild. A biennial. Could dig further if
you are really interested.

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