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STINGING NETTLE-Heirloom Seed

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STINGING NETTLE SEED

 

Common Name: Stinging Nettle
Botanical Name: Urtica dioica   


Plant Type: Perennial, Heirloom,Organic, Medicinal, Culinary, Herb
Height:
30-60"
Width:
spreading 2-3"
Bloom Color:
White
Exposure: Full-part sun
Moisture:
average
Soil:
average
Maintenance:
low
Harvest: mid-late summer
Germination: 1o-14 days
Description: Stinging Nettle is used medicinally to strengthen and support the entire body. Leaves and stems are covered with tiny, hollow, silica-tipped hairs that release a skin irritant when touched. Stinging Nettle dried or cooked, nettles lose their sting and are safe to ingest. Medicinal: Leaves are rich in iron and vitamin C. Ingested in infusions or tinctures to treat eczema. Fresh, stinging leaves are applied to skin to treat arthritis. Root is used for prostate complaints.
Planting: Barely cover Stinging Nettle seeds to germinate at room temperature. Start in spring. Transplant to full sun/partial shade, spacing transplants 8-12"/20cm-30cm apart.
PK: Approx. 25 Seed

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