Great Mullein Plant - Verbascum thapsus - Herb
Great Mullein Plant - Verbascum thapsus
Approximate height: Up to 2m tall
Flowering time: Summer
Site and soil type: Well-drained soil in sun or semi-shade.
Uses: Decorative and medicinal
Care: Will not tolerate cold wet sites.
Plant size: Grown in a 1 litre pot and ready to plant in your garden. (For pot size guide, click here)
Mullein has very large soft woolly grey-green leaves in the first year and a tall flowering stem covered in small yellow blooms in the second.
Attractive to bees and Mullein Moth which has yellow, black and white caterpillars.
Peat-free, pesticide-free, plastic-free.
All plants are sent to you in an eco-friendly cardboard POSIpot or fibre pot, (made from wood pulp), together with a wooden ID label and care instructions. In both cases these can be planted straight into the ground in the pot which will biodegrade.
NOTE: It is very important to consult a qualified medical herbalist before taking any herbs medicinally. Any information contained here is for information only and not as a guide to self-medication. The use of any information from this webpage is entirely at the reader's own risk.