Mullein flowers – Verbascum Thapsus has anti-inflammatory properties. It is useful in treating respiratory conditions such as asthma, coughs, tuberculosis, bronchitis, pneumonia, earaches, fever and allergies. It is well known for its use in lozenges to soothe sore throats.
Mullein flower tea helps to open the lungs, ease spasms, tightness, coughs and soothe irritation and dryness.
Mullein tea is made with 1 teaspoon dried flowers or leaves or both, add 1 cup boiling water and let it brew for 3 – 5 minutes, remove the teabag or strain. Enjoy your tea.