a weedy, European mullein, Verbascum blattaria, of the figwort family, having lance-shaped leaves and loose spikes of white or yellow flowers.
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How to use moth mullein in a sentence
That the moth mullein is of no use except that it will attract moths wherever it is laid.The Old English Herbals | Eleanour Sinclair Rohde
The moth-mullein is so called because its blossoms have the appearance of a number of delicate moths resting upon the stem.The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits | Mary Elizabeth Parsons
It seems to flourish in the waste places, while both the moth mullein and the common mullein are close companions.Woodcraft | Alan Douglas