Mullein (Verbascum blattaria, V. thapsus.) (N.O.:Scrphulariaceae)
One of the main ingredients in Only Nature's Magic Respiratory Salve is mullein.
To the left you see a picture of first year mullein, taken in the afternoon shortly after a misting rain. The larger leaves lay on the ground. Newer leaves come up from the center of the plant and are opposite of the leaves before. This pattern of opposing leaves continues as new leaves develop.
Second year mullein, as seen in this second picture, grows tall and shoots up a spike that produces yellow flowers. After the flowers have died off, the spikes hold multiple tiny black seeds.
According to Indian Herbalogy Of North America by Alma Hutchens, Verbascum blattaria is very common and the best known species in America. It has been used for ...
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