Taxon profile


Great Mullein
Verbascum thapsus L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Lamiales »  family Scrophulariaceae »  genus Verbascum - mullein

Other names

= Aaron's-rod
= Beggar's Blanket
= Big Taper
= Blanket Weed
= Common Mullein
= Flannel Leaf
= Flannel Mullein
= Flannel Plant
= Grey Mullein
= Shepherd's Blanket
= Velvet Dock
= Velvet Plant
= Wild Tobacco



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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Agapanthia kirbyi (Gyllenhal, 1817), Cionus nigritarsis Reitter, 1904, Cionus olivieri Rosenschöld, 1838, Cionus thapsus (Fabricius, 1792)

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Verbascum thapsus L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Verbascum thapsus L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Verbascum_thapsus_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Verbascum thapsus L.]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Verbascum thapsus L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Verbascum thapsus L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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