HyperDic: flannel_leaf

English > 1 sense of the expression flannel leaf:
NOUNplantflannel leaf, mullein, velvet plantany of various plants of the genus Verbascum having large usually woolly leaves and terminal spikes of yellow or white or purplish flowers
English > flannel leaf: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningAny of various plants of the genus Verbascum having large usually woolly leaves and terminal spikes of yellow or white or purplish flowers.
Synonymsmullein, velvet plant
Member ofVerbascum, genus Verbascumgenus of coarse herbs and subshrubs mostly with woolly leaves
Narrowercommon mullein, great mullein, Aaron's rod, flannel mullein, woolly mullein, torch, Verbascum thapsustall-stalked very woolly mullein with densely packed yellow flowers
moth mullein, Verbascum blattariaEuropean mullein with smooth leaves and large yellow or purplish flowers
purple mullein, Verbascum phoeniceumEurasian mullein with showy purple or pink flowers
white mullein, Verbascum lychnitisdensely hairy Eurasian herb with racemose white flowers
Broaderherb, herbaceous plantA plant lacking a permanent woody stem
Spanishcandelaria, gordolobo, verbascum
Catalanblenera, candelera

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