Follow YHEP instructor Ian Ford-Terry up into the mountains as he hikes the cool woodlands in search of an ancient cough remedy!
Activity: Cool off during the “Dog Days of Summer” by taking a walk up in the tree-covered Mountains! See if you can identify mullein on the trail!
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- National Cooperative Extension Invasive Species Database, Verbascum thapsus, Common Mullein
- Acupuncture Today, Herbs and Botanicals: Mullein (jia yan ye)
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- Niyaz Ali, et al (2012). Anthelmintic and relaxant activities of Verbascum Thapsus Mullein, BMC Complement Altern Med. 2012; 12: 29