Burning Nettle


Name: Burning Nettle

Scientific name: Urtica urens

Type: Herb

Color: Green

Habitat: Gardens,Irrigated Areas

Size: 10 - 50 cm

Conservation status:



Growth form: Annual herb. Flowering. Mar–Apr. Status: Introduced. Local. Not in other Gulf areas. habitat & distribution: A weed of irrigated gardens. Uses: Many medicinal uses such as to sooth wounds and ulcers and to treat diarrhoea (Rizk & El- Ghazaly).

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *