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Brassica napus is an annual or biennial species which is well known by the names Swede and Turnip, amongst others. It is a root vegetable in the Brassicaceae family that is commonly consumed. The leaves are also edible and may be used as leaf vegetables, this species originated from a cross between the Wild Cabbage, Brassica oleracea and and the turnip, Brassica rapa, var. rapa.
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Broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, and turnip are all part of the same veggie family! Check here on planting times and tips.