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Family = Scrophulariaceae, Genus = Verbascum, Species = blattaria, including synonyms,

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Verbascum blattaria   (moth mullein)  
(= Verbascum blattaria in Flora of the Pacific Northwest)
Taprooted biennial, producing a rosette of basal leaves the first year, and the second year a single, upright stem 4-15 dm. tall, which is glabrous below and with stalked glands in the inflorescence.
Distribution: Ocurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; introduced over most of the United States.
Habitat: Open areas in waste ground, tolerant of moist to dry.
Origin: Introduced from Eurasia



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