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Mullein Herb

Mullein, also known as Aaron’s Rod or Velvet Plant, is a tall, fuzzy wildflower with a long history. It’s native to Europe and Asia but can now be found all over the world, including North America.

Here are some interesting facts about mullein:

  • Towering Terror: Mullein can grow up to 10 feet tall!
  • Folklore Favorite: Mullein has been used in traditional medicine for centuries.
  • Crafty Companion: The dried stalks of mullein can be used as wicks for torches or even turned into smoking pipes.
  • Wildlife Welcome: Mullein flowers attract pollinators like bees and butterflies.

While mullein has some interesting traditional uses, it’s important to remember that it shouldn’t be used as a replacement for medical care. If you’re interested in learning more about the medicinal uses of mullein, it’s always best to consult with a healthcare professional.