Verbascum thapsus

Biennial (Zone 3)

Full to Partial Sun

48”-60” Tall

Plant 16”-24” apart


Medicinally used to treat irritated mucous membranes, and a soothing agent to support healthy lungs. We have found it very effective at clearing up minor earaches. It has also been used traditionally for dyes, in colors from yellow to grey. It has a two year life cycle, and prefers well drained soil and full sun.