Brassica oleracea var. capitata

Brassica oleracea var. capitata

Brassica oleracea var. capitata L.
Engl.: cabbage, red cabbage, white cabbage.
Deu.: Kohl, Blaukraut, Frühweisskohl, Kopfkohl, Rotkohl, Weisskohl.
Suom.: keräkaali, kaali, punakaali, suippokaali.
Sven.: vitkål, kål, rödkål, sockertoppskål.
Fran.: chou capus, chou pommé, chou rouge.
Bot. syn.: Brassica oleracea L. (Cabbage Group), Brassica oleracea L. convar. capitata (L.) Alef., Brassica oleracea L. var. capitata L.

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Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 6.

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Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 6.

A closer look at the slided-up innards of a red cabbage. Pretty, no? Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Processed. 2005-01-30.

Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 5.

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Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 5.

Sliced-through red cabbage. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Processed. 2005-01-30.

Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 4.

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Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 4.

Red cabbages. Turku bot.g., Ruissalo, Finland. Planted. 2004-08-26.

Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 3.

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Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 3.

Red cabbage. Turku bot.g., Ruissalo, Finland. Planted. 2004-08-26.

Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 2.

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Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 2.

Closeup of cabbage. Turku bot.g., Ruissalo, Finland. Planted. 2004-08-26.

Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 1.

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Photo: Brassica oleracea capi 1.

Cabbage. Turku bot.g., Ruissalo, Finland. Planted. 2004-08-26.

Photo: Brassica oleracea capi.

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Photo: Brassica oleracea capi.

Plant. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2002-08-03.