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Cabbage

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'''Cabbage''' was a leafy green vegetable that apparently grew in [[Middle-earth]]. It was apparently among the staple foods of the [[Hobbits]].
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'''Cabbage''' was a leafy green vegetable that grew in [[Middle-earth]]. It was apparently among the staple foods of the [[Hobbits]].
  
 
==Portrayal in Adaptations==
 
==Portrayal in Adaptations==

Latest revision as of 20:06, 8 April 2011

Cabbage.png
Cabbage
FamilyBrassicaceae
LocationThe Shire
AppearanceA mass of leaves in a compact globular cluster
"Elves and Dragons! Cabbages and potatoes are better for me and you"
The Gaffer[1]

Cabbage was a leafy green vegetable that grew in Middle-earth. It was apparently among the staple foods of the Hobbits.

[edit] Portrayal in Adaptations

2007: The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar:

Cabbages can be found through Eriador on cabbage fields. Players with the farmer-profession can produce cabbages also on vegetable fields.[2]

[edit] External links

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "A Long-expected Party"
  2. The Lord of the Rings Online, Item: Cabbage Crop Recipe