Common Mullein – 7/11/10
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 7/11/10
Observation Time: 9:45 a.m.
Observation Location: Gavins Pond Road
Common Name: Common Mullein
Scientific Name: Verbascum thapsus
Comments: Mullein is widely used for herbal remedies, with well-established emollient and astringent properties. Mullein remedies are especially recommended for coughs and related problems, but also used in topical applications against a variety of skin problems. The plant has also been used to make dyes and torches.
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