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Common Mullein (Verbascum thapsus)

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Verbascum Thapsus, or more commonly know as Common Mullein, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Verbascum. Its duration is biennial or bi-annual which means it can grow or bloom twice, in the first year and the following year. Verbascum Thapsus or Common Mullein's floral region is North America US Lower 48, Alaska and Hawaii, specifically in the states of Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Verbascum
  • Family: Scrophulariaceae
  • Order: Scrophulariales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Biennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) AK (I) HI (I) CAN (I)
  • State Noxious Status: CO (CW) HI (NW)
  • State Noxious Common Name: CO (common mullein) HI (mullein)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: Cal-IPC HEAR KY N'EAST NE&GP SEEPPC STATE SWSS WI WSWS




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