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Where does the cabbage store food?

Cabbage Stores Food in Leaves

Where does the cabbage store food?
A) Fruit
B) Root
C) Leaves
D) Stem
Answer: Leaves

Cabbage plants store food in their →Leaves

or headed cabbage (comprising several cultivars of Brassica oleracea) is a leafy green or purple biennial plant, grown as an annual vegetable crop for its dense-leaved heads. It is descended from the wild cabbage, B. oleracea var. oleracea, and is closely related to broccoli and cauliflower (var. botrytis), Brussels sprouts (var. gemmifera) and savoy cabbage (var. sabauda) which are sometimes called cole crops. Cabbage heads generally range from 0.5 to 4 kilograms (1 to 9 lb), and can be green, purple and white. Smooth-leafed firm-headed green cabbages are the most common, with smooth-leafed red and crinkle-leafed savoy cabbages of both colors seen more rarely. It is a multi-layered vegetable. Under conditions of long sunlit days such as are found at high northern latitudes in summer, cabbages can grow much larger.

Cabbages have no need to store food as they are seasonal plants and die after about 4 to 6 months.

They do however produce food in the leaves of the plants and would utilize short-term storage (in the leaves) for simple metabolic processes. leaves


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