Mullein (verbascum thapsus) is a genus of plants containing over two hundred different species.The plants are part of the figwort family and are tall plants with small velvety flowers in an array of colors from white, orange, and red to blue and purple.

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Mullein is mildly relaxing, helps to promote calm feelings, and fights against anxiety.

Typically mullein is added to smoking blends to reduce harshness.

It burns slowly and steadily, with thick plumes of white smoke that’s soothing to the throat.

Mullein can also be taken as a tea that promotes healthy digestion and reduces stomach discomfort.

The herb is often gathered wild, rather than farmed.

The most commonly used parts of the plant are the leaves and flowers.Mullein has long been used as an herbal remedy for respiratory problems, including asthma.Effect when smoked: none to mild relaxing effect How is it?: Not harsh on the throat at all and it does not smell a lot when smoked.Fast burning Pro: Great for the body, cheap, great base Best with: Damiana and pretty much everything Benefits: Clean the lungs, activate lymph circulation in the chest and the neck, diuretic, encourage expectoration, sooth the throat etc.Recommended as a base for any herbal blends Mullein (Verbascum thapsus) is a plant that can grow up to more than 2 meters and it is easy to find around since it grows pretty much everywhere. Its leafs are fluffy and hairy (which can irritate the throat when drank).