Taxon  Report   9267 
Urtica dioica  L.  ssp. dioica 
Stinging nettle
Urtica dioica ssp. dioica
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
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Urtica dioica ssp. dioica
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
Urtica dioica ssp. dioica
© 2006 Julie Wakelin
Urtica dioica ssp. dioica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Urtica dioica ssp. dioica
© 2006 Julie Wakelin
Genus: Urtica
Parent Record Urtica dioica
Mixed Evergreen Forest
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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PLANTS: Urtica gracilis var. latifolia
More information about  Urtica dioica ssp. dioica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jun 23, 2018).

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