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- noun Plural form of
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Brussels sprouts are the most delicate of all the borecoles, and it is a thousand pities that this delightful vegetable is not more often to be met with.
Brussels sprouts are the most delicate of all the borecoles, and it is
Every one can appreciate the difference between green or red cabbages with great single heads; Brussel-sprouts with numerous little heads; broccolis and cauliflowers with the greater number of their flowers in an aborted condition, incapable of producing seed, and borne in a dense corymb instead of an open panicle; savoys with their blistered and wrinkled leaves; and borecoles and kales, which come nearest to the wild parent-form.
The post contains images of one of the most beautiful traditional Japanese gardens I ever saw and it is composed mainly of ... - borecoles.