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What is this plant??

Kellie_Bonnici kbonnici at ivory.trentu.ca
Thu Jul 17 20:49:10 EST 1997


Sounds to me like Mullein (Verbascum thapsus). What you refer to as the flower
is actually the flower stalk. The flowers are the little yellow guys, and only
a few of them open per day...

Kellie


In article <5qiqvk$m7e$1 at news.inc.net>, cgorak at winona.net (Char Gorak) writes:
>I have a very large plant in my back yard - It must be 6-7 feet tall.  It is a 
>single long shaped flower (shaped like a piece of corn on the cob) and seems to 
>flower by particles.  The flower is light green with separate particles turning 
>into small yellow flowers scattered around the large long shaped flower.  The 
>leaves are very thick and feel smooth and soft like velvet.  It reminds me of 
>something out of Jack and the Beanstalk.  Does anyone have any idea what this 
>might be so I could know where to begin to look?
>
>Thanks!
>Char Gorak
>cgorak at winona.net
>



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