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Small Nettle

Observed: 23rd September 2011 By: allrounderallrounder’s reputation in Plantsallrounder’s reputation in Plantsallrounder’s reputation in Plantsallrounder’s reputation in Plantsallrounder’s reputation in Plants
Small Nettle 22.9.11
Description:

on sandy arable wayside. Small but still packs a typical nettle punch

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Small Nettle (Urtica urens) interacts

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In my experience they are

In my experience they are worse than the other nettles!

Sarah West
www.OPALexplorenature.org
OPAL Community Scientist
Yorkshire and Humber

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Small Nettle

I agree. And the sting seems to persist for longer. My poor knees will testify after kneeling on one to photograph other plants nearby

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