Taxon: Brassica rapa L. subsp. rapa

 
Genus: Brassica
Family: Brassicaceae (alt.Cruciferae)
      Tribe: Brassiceae
Nomen number: 316592
Comment: [or B. rapa Vegetable Turnip, Fodder Turnip, and Neep Greens (in part) Groups]
Name Verified on: 05-Jun-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Jun-2010
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 37 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: vegetable (root and leaves fide Hortus 3)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (to livestock fide Kingsbury, as B. rapa; Cooper & Johnson, as B. rapa grp. Rapifera)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated:

    . widely cult.

References:

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