Alternate Names: Velvet Dock, Witch’s Candle, Hags Taper, Jupiter’s Staff, Our Lady’s Flannel, Beggar’s Blanket, Candlewick, Girl Scouts Toilet Paper, Lungwort.
Properties: Anodyne, Antispasmodic, Astringent, Demulcent, Diuretic, Emollient, Expectorant, Mucilaginous, Nervine, Sedative, Vulnerary, Yin Tonic.
Chemical Constituents: Resin, saponins, glycoside (aucubin), flavonoids (hesperidin, verbascoside), choline, magnesium, saponins, mucilage, tannins, carotene.
Contraindications: Generally regarded as safe.
Be sure to strain the tea through a very fine strainer to avoid the irritating hairs from the Mullein leaves.
10-13 gm packets. Leaf only, no stem or leaf rib.
All of our plant material, is grown here on our farm in the Mary Valley, Queensland, in a completely organic, pesticide and herbicide free manner, harvested by hand, dried in the shade and stored and packed on the premises.