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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Seasonal changes in germination responses of buried seeds of Verbascum thapsus and V.
Yet another example of a simple, effective poultice is hot mullein leaf (Verbascum thapsus) for treating mastitis in nursing mothers.
PI exposed areas were treated with: distilled water, 10% Dawn[R] dish soap, THN from jewelweed at 1x and 2x the natural concentration, and saponin-containing, MeOH extract from leaves of Verbascum thapsus, and common mullein which has reported anti-inflammatory activity.
Haplothrips verbasci (Osborn) reproduces on the stems and flowers of Verbascum thapsus L.
Mullein (Verbascum thapsus) is now a common weed in the U.S., although it's a European native.
In present study, we investigated methanolic extracts of various parts of Verbascum thapsus L.
Veronicestrum virginiana, Lactuca sp., Rudbeckia sp., Verbascum thapsus and five species of unidentified forbs were detected in at least one sample area, but showed no signs of winter deer browsing.