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Nettle (Stinging Nettle)

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  • Common Name: Nettle (Stinging Nettle)
  • Latin Name: Urtica dioica
  • Family Name: Urticaceae
Only offer young leaves as older ones store a substance that can irritate the kidneys.  Not to be confused with Deadnettle (Lamium).  See Dead Nettle, Henbit and Hedge Woundwort.
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