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Dwarf Nettle (Urtica urens)

  • Dwarf Nettle (Urtica Urens) http://www.sagebud.com/dwarf-nettle-urtica-urens
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  • Dwarf Nettle (Urtica Urens) http://www.sagebud.com/dwarf-nettle-urtica-urens
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    Credit: Martin Cilenšek | Scan from Naše škodljive rastl... (1892) | License: PD Old
  • Dwarf Nettle (Urtica Urens) http://www.sagebud.com/dwarf-nettle-urtica-urens
    Credit: Martin Cilenšek | Scan from Naše škodljive rastl... (1892) | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
  • Dwarf Nettle (Urtica Urens) http://www.sagebud.com/dwarf-nettle-urtica-urens
    Credit: Martin Cilenšek | Scan from Naše škodljive rastl... (1892) | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
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  • Dwarf Nettle (Urtica Urens) http://www.sagebud.com/dwarf-nettle-urtica-urens
    Credit: Leo Michels | own photo | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Dwarf Nettle (Urtica Urens) http://www.sagebud.com/dwarf-nettle-urtica-urens
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  • Dwarf Nettle (Urtica Urens) http://www.sagebud.com/dwarf-nettle-urtica-urens
    Credit: Pancrat | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
  • Dwarf Nettle (Urtica Urens) http://www.sagebud.com/dwarf-nettle-urtica-urens
    Credit: Johann Georg Sturm (Painter: Jacob Sturm) | Deutschlands Flora in Abbildungen. | License: PD Old
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Urtica Urens, or more commonly know as Dwarf Nettle, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Urtica. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Urtica Urens or Dwarf Nettle's floral region is North America US Lower 48, Alaska and Hawaii, specifically in the states of Alaska, Alabama, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Vermont, Washington and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Urtica
  • Family: Urticaceae
  • Order: Urticales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) AK (I) HI (I) CAN (I) GL (I) SPM (W)




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