Browsing: Urticaceae

Urticaceae is a family of flowering plants, also known as Nettle Family. The family name comes from the genus Urtica. The family includes about 2625 species, grouped into 53 genera.

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Urtica ferox (Tree Nettle)

Urtica ferox (Tree Nettle) is a small tree, soft-wooded, or shrub, growing up to 9.8 feet (3 m) tall, with a trunk up to 5 inches…


Urtica dioica (Common Nettle)

Urtica dioica – Common Nettle is a dioecious herbaceous perennial with straight stem up to 5 feet (1.5 m) tall. The leaves are heart-shaped, up to…