Brussels Sprouts – Potentially New Vegetables

If so, Brussels sprouts may be an alternative to cauliflower and broccoli in your market bag . Maybe you heard the name first, maybe you already knew about this sprout. Nevertheless, let’s start with a small journey to learn about sprouts. I will be with you Enayet Rafi as the driver on this trip.

What this Brussels sprouts

One of the best-known vegetables in the winter is our closest relative to the traditional cauliflower, cabbage or broccoli. The scientific name is the same Brassica oleracea although the varieties are different. It is the youngest member of the Cruciferae (present Brassicaceae ) family. Although the winter vegetables of the country are present, the vegetable has been cultivated in Bangladesh with the concerted efforts of Prof. Abul Hasnat M. Solaiman and MS Fellow Kazi Nourin , Department of Horticultural Theory of Sherbangla Agricultural University .

AHM Solaiman and Kazi Nourin in the research

This vegetable suitable for roof gardening reaches a maximum height of 1.5 feet, and within 6 months of planting, the entire tree sprouts appear. Sprouts are harvested within 24 days of budding and can be produced almost daily. With the development of advanced cultivation methods such as proper fertilizer application, heat tolerant varieties, pest and disease control, initiatives will be initiated to expand it commercially in Bangladesh.

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A tree holds about 3-5 sprouts, and each sprout weighs about 3-5 grams.

Why eat sprouts

Sprouts can be an alternative to cauliflower on your dining table. The amount of glucosinolates in vegetables is higher in this coot than in other copies (i Minn. Cauliflower, cabbage). For those who don’t know what glucosinolates are? They are unknowingly raising the risk of cancer. Read more potential rambutana cropping .

Glucosinolates are anti-cancer biochemical agents, present in the vegetables of Brassica . Also high levels of vitamin A, B complex (thiamine, riboflavin, niacin), and other antioxidants. So you can easily have a cauliflower worthy successor on your table to see this coot.

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This tree will also enhance the roof garden, it will provide you with nourishment and prevent cancer. I gave a lot of knowledge, floating in the sea of ​​knowledge, keep smiling, plant more trees, reduce greenhouse effect.


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