Taxon  Report   8443 
Urtica dioica  L.
stinging nettle
Urtica dioica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Urtica dioica
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Urtica dioica
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: URTICACEAE  
Genus: Urtica
Subspecies and Varieties:
Urtica dioica ssp. dioica
Urtica dioica ssp. gracilis
Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Urtica dioica  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (URDI)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 19, 2014).

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