Verbascum sp. known as mullein, comprise approximately 250 species of flowering plants, native to Europe and Asia. Multiple species of mullein are commonly used as a plant based nutritional supplement and herbal tea. Infusion and/or decoction prepared from Verbascum cheiranthifolium Boiss. var. cheiranthifolium Boiss. (Scrophulariaceae), known as masicerk, is extensively used to cure rheumatism, menstrual pains and haemorrhoids in Eastern Anatolia.