Strictly Medicinal Organic Stinging Nettles

Grows Well in Moist Conditions

Brand: Strictly Medicinal    Item Number: SNV7031

$2.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$2.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

Description

Stinging NettlesUrtica dioica

Perennial. Native to temperate climates worldwide. Stolonaceous herbal plant grows to 4 feet.

Note: take extra care- stinging hairs.

Organically Grown. 200 seeds/pkt.

Features

  • Does Not Require Support
  • Open-Pollinated
  • Requires Summer Water
  • Shade Tolerant
  • Tolerates Poor Drainage
  • Useful in Dye Making

Characteristics

Seed Unit Sizes Seed Pack Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Plant Usage Culinary Herb, Medicinal Plant Organic Certifier Oregon Tilth
Life Cycle Tender Perennial Planting Time Spring, Fall, Winter
Approximate Harvest Time Early Spring, Late Spring, Early Summer Days to Maturity 60 - 90 Days
Sun Requirements Full Sun/Part Sun Useful Plant Part Leaves
Growth Habit Herbaceous Starting Location Direct Sow, Start Indoors & Transplant
Soil pH 5.6 - 7.5
Seed Unit Sizes Seed Pack
Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Plant Usage Culinary Herb, Medicinal Plant
Organic Certifier Oregon Tilth
Life Cycle Tender Perennial
Planting Time Spring, Fall, Winter
Approximate Harvest Time Early Spring, Late Spring, Early Summer
Days to Maturity 60 - 90 Days
Sun Requirements Full Sun/Part Sun
Useful Plant Part Leaves
Growth Habit Herbaceous
Starting Location Direct Sow, Start Indoors & Transplant
Soil pH 5.6 - 7.5

Planting & Care

Soil & Water: Plant thrives in moist to sodden soil of garden, forest or roadside in the sun to part shade.

Planting & Growing: Sow in fall or very early spring for germination in spring. Barely cover seeds with soil, tamp firmly and keep evenly moist until germination, which can take days to months. Thin or transplant to 1 ft apart. Grows to 4 feet.

Harvesting & Storage: Harvest leaves before flowers form. Use scissors and wear protective clothing. Stinging hairs on leaves point downward toward tip so do not run finger upward on underside of leaf.

What You May Need

Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 0.01 lbs. Dimensions: 5"L x 2.625"W x 0.1"H

Reviews

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I was very happy to see that you had these available. I am germinating them now, and hope to plant them in many places around the farm. We are a certified organic farm, so having all of our favorite plants in Certified organic, is so stellar!

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