|The Simple English Wiktionary has a definition for: broccoli.|
Broccoli is a plant from the species: Brassica oleracea. It is a vegetable similar to cauliflower and cabbage. Broccoli has green flower heads and a stalk. It comes from Italy and has become a well-liked food around the world. It is a good source of vitamins.
Purple cauliflower (violet cauliflower) is also a type of broccoli.