Scrophulariaceae Verbascum thapsus L.

Common Mullein

Menominee - Other, Smoke Plant

Use documented by:
Smith, Huron H., 1923, Ethnobotany of the Menomini Indians, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 4:1-174, page 53

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Scientific name: Verbascum thapsus L.
USDA symbol: VETH (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Common Mullein
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Family (APG): Orobanchaceae
Native American Tribe: Menominee
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Smoke Plant
Notes: Leaf gathered and smoked as an Indian tobacco.

RECRD: 96971 id: 42818