(Health Secrets Newsletter) Mullein, a plant that grows in dry barren places, has been used for centuries because of its outstanding medicinal qualities. Its healing properties are found in its roots, leaves and flowers, and it has been effective in treating a variety of health conditions, especially respiratory disorders.
Native Americans used the leaves of the mullein plant to ease respiratory discomfort. Mullein tea is an effective way of treating respiratory and other types of conditions such as asthma, bronchitis, and allergies. Mullein is also effective in treating sore throats and coughs.