Plant Magazine of Botanical-online September 2017

Natural remedies

Great mullein plant, Aaron's rod

Verbascum thapsus

HOW TO GROW GREAT MULLEIN

Characteristics of the plant

great mullein

flower

June - September. Flowers in inflorescences spikelike, yellow till 3 cm, with 5 stamens with the filament of the three superiors ones covered of white hair.

water

Regularly, every 2 or 3 days in summmer. Don't soak the soil.

gardening pot

Garden corners, for their abundant summer flowers, its wide leaves covered with whitish hairiness and like a medicinal plant. The flowers contain a yellow coloring that was used in the antiquity.

weather

Sun. It tolerades shade.

shovel

From seeds in spring or division in winter. It is accustomed to self-reproduce very easily.

soil

Poor, sandy soil. Medicinal plant (see properties)


Another species of "Verbascum"

Verbascum blattaria ---------------- Moth mullein

Verbascum barnadesii ---------------...............

Verbascum bombyciferum ---------------.............

Verbascum Chaixii ------------------...............

Verbascum creticum ---------------...............

Verbascum densiflorum -------------...............

Verbascum dumulosum ---------------------...................

Verbascum especiosum ---------------...............

Verbascum hybrida ------------------- .................

Verbascum longifolium ---------------...............

Verbascum lychnitis ------------------- White mullein

Verbascum nigrum ------------------ Black blataria

Verbascum phlomoides ---------------- Orange mullein

Verbascum phoeniceum --------------- Purple blataria

Verbascum pulverulentum ------------------- Hoary mullein

Verbascum sinuatum ------------------ ......................

Verbascum undulatum ---------------...............

Verbascum virgatum ----------------- Twiggy mullein

punto rojo More information about plants cultivation in the listing above.

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