(Verbascum thapsus) This plant has been used for a long time for respiratory problems, like asthma, a cough remedy or cough medicine. The leaves in hot water and vinegar can be used to help with piles and itching. Has been known to act as a laxative, pain killer, sleep aid and get rid of warts. Also good for earache, hay fever and swollen glands. Used in kidney formulas to soothe inflammation.
Properties Include: Aucubin, Choline, Hesperidin, Magnesium, Pantothenic Acid, Para-aminobenzoic Acid, Saponines, Sulphur, Verbaside, Vitamins B2, B12 and D.