Fact #495: Cabbage, kale, cauliflower, brussel sprouts, broccoli, chinese cabbage and savoy are all the same species of plant, but have been selectively bred so much that they barely resemble the same genus, let alone the same species.

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brassica_oleracea

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