What is the spice 'Brassica' in English?

Answer Brassica is a botanical Latin name for the mustard spice. Specifically, it's the name of the genus to which mustards tend to belong. A genus refers to a biological division that's lower than a fami... Read More »

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Brassica Oleracea Information?

Brassica oleracea is one of the most diverse vegetable species in modern agriculture. It was one of the first plants cultivated by various ancient Mediterranean cultures, including the Greek and Ro... Read More »

Common Brassica Pests?

Brassicas, or members of the Brassicaceae family, include vegetables like cabbage, brussels sprouts, broccoli and cauliflower. These cole crops are susceptible to a number of pests that cause varyi... Read More »

What is the difference between all spice and mixed spice?

Allspice is a single spice, it comes in whole (a small round berry) or ground form, its taste is said to be like a combination of cinnamon, clove and nutmeg. Mixed spice is a blend of several indi... Read More »

Is an English-to-English only dump of Wiktionary available (with all non-English entries removed)?

Probably not. And with about a million English entries I doubt a portable device could take even half.~