- "Brave star-pilots hauled seeds all the way from Broest just so farmers could produce something to help children grow up strong."
- ―Bail Organa persuades his adopted daughter Leia to eat ruica
Broest was a location from which ruica seeds were transported across the galaxy to the planet Alderaan for farmers to grow. When, during her childhood, Princess Leia Organa would not eat ruica, her adoptive father Bail Organa told her about the seeds being brought to Alderaan from Broest in order to convince her.
Behind the scenes
Broest was first mentioned in the new Star Wars canon in the comic book Princess Leia 2, which was written by Mark Waid and released on March 18, 2015. The first mention of Broest in the Star Wars Legends continuity was in Recon & Report: The Journey to Coruscant, an article written by Peter M. Schweighofer and published in Star Wars Adventure Journal 2 in May 1994.
- Princess Leia 2 (First mentioned) (In flashback(s))