genus Crambe

noun
annual or perennial herbs with large leaves that resemble the leaves of cabbages
Syn: ↑Crambe
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Meronyms: ↑sea kale, ↑sea cole, ↑Crambe maritima

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  • Crambe — ID 21992 Symbol Key CRAMB Common Name crambe Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, OR Growth Habit N/A Du …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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  • Crambe hispanica — ID 21994 Symbol Key CRHI6 Common Name hispanic crambe Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Crambe maritima — noun perennial of coastal sands and shingles of northern Europe and Baltic and Black Seas having racemes of small white flowers and large fleshy blue green leaves often used as potherbs • Syn: ↑sea kale, ↑sea cole • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous… …   Useful english dictionary

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