Verbascum

noun
Ver·​bas·​cum | \ -skəm \

Definition of Verbascum

: a genus of coarse widely distributed herbs (family Scrophulariaceae) having large often woolly leaves and terminal spikes of yellow, white, or purplish flowers with a rotate corolla and five perfect stamens — see mullein

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History and Etymology for Verbascum

New Latin, from Latin, mullein

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“Verbascum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Verbascum. Accessed 26 Nov. 2021.

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