I have mullein growing in my yard–I found some way back in the ’80s and transplanted it to my yard. It is a 2 year plant–it grows the first year, sets seed the 2nd year, dies off but the scattered seed come up year after year.

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I like to gather this, dehydrate it and save it to use in teas, tinctures and salves.

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Mullein is good for all things lung related and will also help with pain. Making a tea from it requires a bit of washing and straining. The flavor is good, especially when sweetened with honey, but the fuzzy ‘taste’ one gets is a bit distracting.

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