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Mullein, Common (Verbascum thapsus) potted plant, organic [SD no]

$5.00

Family: Figwort (Scrophulariaceae)

Hardy to Zones 3 to 8

(Aaron’s Rod, Great Mullein, Common Mullein, Velvet Plant)  Biennial to 6 feet, native to Eurasia but naturalized worldwide.  The plant has 2 growth phases, making a large and downy rosette in the first year, rising to an impressive flowering wand in the spring to summer of the second year.  Traditional usage (TWM): maladies of the mucous membranes, antitussive.  This is the most productive and best respected species to grow for leaf production. Plant prefers disturbed soil, will grow in clay, gravel or loam, likes full sun and requires only moderate water. Space plants 2 feet apart.

Potted plant (first-year plant grown from seed)

Certified Organically Grown

Not for sale to SD state

 

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    Nick

    I was wondering if this could help treat/alleviate smokers lung? And if so how would it be used? I.e. tincture or smoked

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    • Richo Cech

      Richo Cech

      The mullein is often made into a tincture and taken for treating upper respiratory woes.

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    • Rajene

      I’m in zone 6a. Could I plant this outside now or should I wait until Spring?

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      Richo Cech

      Hello Rajene, 6a is a bit cold, I would wait until spring. r

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