Verbascum thapsus

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Noun1.Verbascum thapsus - tall-stalked very woolly mullein with densely packed yellow flowersVerbascum thapsus - tall-stalked very woolly mullein with densely packed yellow flowers; ancient Greeks and Romans dipped the stalks in tallow for funeral torches
flannel leaf, mullein, velvet plant - any of various plants of the genus Verbascum having large usually woolly leaves and terminal spikes of yellow or white or purplish flowers
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Haplothrips verbasci (Osborn) reproduces on the stems and flowers of Verbascum thapsus L.
In present study, we investigated methanolic extracts of various parts of Verbascum thapsus L.
To improve URT conditions, anti-inflammatory/anti-allergy herbs such as Sambucus nigra, Euphrasia officinalis and Verbascum thapsus are useful.
Verbascum thapsus and five species of unidentified forbs were detected in at least one sample area, but showed no signs of winter deer browsing.
The most frequently observed understory species (Table 2) included: Ambrosia artemisiifolia, Daucus carota, Melilotus albus, Parthenocissus quinquefolia, Toxicodendron radicans, and Verbascum thapsus.