Brussels Sprouts Grown Commercially

Brussels Sprouts may have been named as such as they were first cultivated and grown commercially near Brussels, Belgium around 1200s. A description of Brassica Oleracea (scientific name) was recorded in 1587. Now this is interesting, Brussels Sprouts are a close relative to Broccoli.

Date:
      1587, 1200s
Location:
      Brussels, Belgium


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