Scientific Name: – Brassica oleracea var. gemmifera
The Brussels sprout is a cultivar in the Gemmifera group of cabbages, grown for its edible buds. The leafy green vegetables are typically 2.5äóń4Śćcm (0.98äóń1.6Śćin) in diameter and look like miniature cabbages. The Brussels sprout has long been popular in Brussels, Belgium, and may have originated there.