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Mullein Dick weed Photographs t Plants


Mullein (Dick weed!)

Verbascum thapsus Mullein - Common mullein leaves are grayish with soft, velvety hairs. The plant is a biennial, living for two years. In its first year, ...

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Common mullein (Verbascum thapsus) - another beautiful native flower that has been relegated to weed status here in Michigan.

Common Mullein - Verbascum thapsus, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado (pinned by haw

Mullein (Verbascum thapsus). Mullein tea is a traditional treatment for respiratory problems,

MU Weed Science

Verbascum phlomoides Flora von Deutschland Österreich und der Schweiz (1885)

These next two photos show the female flowers, which will develop into a deep red berry very popular with birds.


Large-flowered Evening Primrose (Oenothera glazioviana)

A Weed Like No Other

MU Weed Science

I didn't take a picture of that particular plant, but I did take a pic of some smaller Toadflax growing behind the local mall.

Mullein is the Herb for Respiratory Disorders: Its healing properties are found in its roots, leaves and flowers. Mullein tea is simple to make.

It too is largely limited in Canada to Rondeau, Point Pelee and Fish Point on Pelee Island. These next two photos show the female flowers ...

... plants that we eat these days – without wild carrot, and wild turnip, without wild strawberries and raspberries, we would not have the familiar fruit ...

With Memorial Day weekend on the horizon, many people with green thumbs are preparing to put their saplings and seeds into the ground — the beginnings of ...

These next two photos show the female flowers, which will develop into a deep red berry very popular with birds.

last-picture-show: “ Opium Poppies with Ornamental Verbascum ( mullein) ”

Mullein, Verbascum thapsus, is that common sidewalk weed you've no doubt seen around in disturbed places like vacant lots and overgrown yards.

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Flora Parisiensis ou Description et figures des plantes qui croissent aux environs de Paris. 2, T. second, 1777 / , avec les différens noms, classes, ...

.....and the similarly sized flowers of Black Oak (Quercus velutina), almost concealed at the base of a leaf stem.

Anyhoo... the real name of this glorious weed is Common Mullein. (Verbascum Thapsus)

Now, the first thing to say is that this is not the plant that is used to make all manner of herbal sedatives – that is Common Valerian (Valeriana ...

Red Valerian (Centranthus ruber)


Common Mullein (Verbascum thapsus)

It is really quite pretty as far as weeds go. The silvery hairy leaves are gigantic. I got a chuckle as I read more about my prized weed online.

urban jimson weed Datura stramonium

Twiggy Mullein (Verbascum virgatum)

Weed: common mullein. Velvety textured leaves, tall sturdy flower spike with little yellow flowers.

Mullein - Medicinal Plants Mullein Flowers - Medicinal Plants

On some of the sandy shorelines of the Lake Erie, especially places like Rondeau, Point Pelee and Pelee Island, one can find reasonably healthy populations ...

The flowers are popular with honeybees, and resemble those of a pint-sized snapdragon (and indeed, the plant is also known as Perennial Snapdragon).

Verbascum thapsus - Mullein

Verbascum thapsus (Mullein) - is this the greyish leaved plant I have put in

I learned early in the game that dead weed stalks such as Common Mullein were more stable and less prone to the wind than most other more flimsy stems.

The Bushnell Cam is working well now - several videos of me mowing! No mowing today as the grass is sodden so out to photograph some of our flowers .


14th Isle Royale Plant Workshop sponsored by the Isle Royale & Keweenaw Parks Association.

Mullein - Medicinal Plants ...

If you've ever had a potted plant that seemed to bend and reach towards a sunny window or light, you know you should probably move it a little closer.

urban jimson weed Datura stramonium

I'm told that our house sits on what used to be farmland not more than a generation ago, and mullein (Verbascum thapsis; common mullein, wooly mullein, ...

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Common Chicory (Cichorium intybus)

Some Chicago Dicks

This is an annual, native plant, a member of the Amaranthaceae family which includes Goosefoots, Oraches and many seaside plants. Spear-leaved Oraches are ...

Horny goat weed - Dr. Axe

... Garden Pleurisy Yarrow Mullein

Turkish ...


Mullein Greek trio


I have a copy of a book called 'Flowers of the Field' by the Reverend C. A. Johns, which was published in 1913. In it, the good Reverend describes the plant ...

FLOWERS-150 Collection of 258 vintage images Snowball Hydrangea Deutzia Tillandsia Roses botanical pictures High resolution digital flowers from ArtVintages ...


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If you want to grow your own spuds in 5 gallon buckets go look up Hollis and Nancy on YouTube! I LOVE their gardening videos!

Connecting with Our Heritage Through Herbs

have no doubt already realized, the more time you spend with medicine plants, the less you need to use them. You get your medicine by simply being together.

'Colchester White' downy centaurea (Centaurea cineraria) – annual. '

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Aloha Garden Club added 8 new photos.

urban jimson weed Datura stramonium

Moth mullein in bloom.

Anigozanthos hybrid 'Bush Gold'

Amaranth – (Efedraceae ...

Goat's Rue (Galega officinalis)


Penstemon 'Tubular Bells Wine Red'

This plant is deadly and noxious, for a fact (Here's a historical bit about that from Wikipedia: “The plant was used by some [Native American] tribes to ...

Angelonia 'Angelos Bicolor'

above is the standard green form

... Siberian Elm seeds 3

Oregon grape (Mahonia x media)

Ophrys lutea

Tobacco Tobacco - Medicinal Plants

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May 2018

interesting variegated form of Salvia argentea

Bee Balm ultra close 1

Creeping Thistle (Cirsium arvense)

Viola odorata "Dick o' the Hills"


Papaver bracteatum - Iranian poppy - after the hail storm

Today I was checking on our orders for the plantings in our Hummingbird Haven theme this year and am excited about the wide range of plants that will be ...

Spear-leaved Orache (Atriplex prostrata)

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foraged sumac for lemonade