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!

Resources:

Ford-Terry, I. 2020, YHEP: Common Weeds, Ep 04: The Many Uses of Mullein, Extension, University of Nevada, Reno, YouTube Channel

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