moth mullein


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Noun1.Moth mullein - European mullein with smooth leaves and large yellow or purplish flowersmoth mullein - European mullein with smooth leaves and large yellow or purplish flowers; naturalized as a weed in North America
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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In the Southwest, blackberries have set fruit, and wildflowers such as chicory, salsify, moth mullein, great mullein, and milkweed are open--marking the full bloom of the sunflower crop in southern California.
But in 1940, only the primrose, curly dock, and moth mullein came up.
2 Darwin Dale, Lansing, Mich., took second prize for his image of a moth mullein flower.