Plant ID forum: Please help with identification

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Name: Terri Osipov
Rome, Georgia (Zone 7b)
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Oct 27, 2015 12:33 PM CST
I found this gorgeous, seafoam green plant growing at the end of my driveway here in Georgia (zone 7a). The leaves are fuzzy like lamb's ears; it is about 38" across and 12" tall. I haven't seen any blossoms yet, just the foliage. Thank you - I am off to post two more mysteries!
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"Speak to the Earth and it shall teach Thee" Job 12:8
Name: ursula
Chile (Zone 9b)
Oct 27, 2015 12:42 PM CST
Verbascum thapsus?
Common Mullein (Verbascum thapsus)
Name: Mika
Oxfordshire, England and Mento
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Oct 27, 2015 5:14 PM CST
Yes, I think this is probably verbascum thapsus. It flowers in its second year.
Name: ursula
Chile (Zone 9b)
Oct 27, 2015 5:18 PM CST
.... and if you do not remove the seedpods, you will have many, many new plants the year after.

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