Growing in uncultivated area near to large pile of garden waste.
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...as V. pulverulentum is really very white and wooly: this one looks fluffy, but not particularly white. I think you are right to go for Verbascum sp.
As it was found near garden waste, it may well be reverted/reverting hortal material?
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and two long decurrent without so not V. pulverulentum. Stigma elongated spathulate so V. densiflorum or V. phlomoides. Upper stem leaves decurrent or not should decide.
Lat/Lng: 53.272, -3.0467
OS grid ref: SJ302755