red cabbage

Definitions of red cabbage

n cabbage plant with a compact head of reddish purple leaves

Type of:
Brassica oleracea capitata, head cabbage, head cabbage plant
any of various cultivated cabbage plants having a short thick stalk and large compact head of edible usually green leaves

n compact head of purplish-red leaves

Type of:
head cabbage
any of several varieties of cabbage having a large compact globular head; may be steamed or boiled or stir-fried or used raw in coleslaw

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