Cruciferous sentence example
The cereal crops (wheat, barley, oats, rye, maize); the cruciferous crops (turnips, cabbage, kale, rape, mustard); the solanaceous crops (potatoes); the chenopodiaceous crops (mangels, sugar-beets), and other non-leguminous crops have, so far as is known, no such power, and are therefore more or less benefited by the direct application of nitrogenous manures.
Thus in Cruciferous plants the staminal whorl consists of four long stamens and two short ones (tetradynamous).
Dwarf close-growing evergreen cruciferous plants, adapted for rockwork and the front part of the flower border, and of the easiest culture.
Beautiful dwarf spring-blooming rock plants, forming carpety tufts of flowers of simple cruciferous form.
The presence of sulphur in rape and other cruciferous oils also affords a ready means for their identification.Advertisement
The name was originally given in Italy to plants of the pink tribe, especially the carnation, but has in England been transferred of late years to several cruciferous plants."
Exceptions, such as in cruciferous plants, are due to the non-appearance of the bracts.
Charlock is a most persistent cruciferous weed, but if sprayed when young with the solution named it is killed, the corn plants being uninjured.
Cruciferous vegetables like cauliflower, broccoli, kale, and brussels sprouts are particularly good for you and you should try to get a serving or two of them every day.
Cruciferous veggies like cauliflower and broccoli are chocked full of cancer fighting antioxidants.Advertisement
Mountain and marsh cruciferous herbs of the Old World, few of much garden value, only two varieties being worth growing.
S. Walkeri is a curious cruciferous half-hardy annual from Chili, about 1 foot high, with slender stems, and numerous white almond-scented elegantly fringed blossoms.
High soluble fiber vegetables include cruciferous vegetables like broccoli and Brussels sprouts.
Gassy foods include things like beans and cruciferous vegetables like broccoli, cauliflower and cabbage.