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Slender Nettle (Urtica gracilis)

Image ID: 2014/bf39

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Family: Urticaceae (Nettle)
Height: 2 to 3 ft.
Blooms: July to September
Leaf Type: toothed
Bloom Size:  0.1 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Elongate clusters, Irregular blossoms
Location: Butler-Freeport Trail
Date:  8/1/2014
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We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.

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