The stinging nettle(Urtica dioica L.) belongs to the Urticaceae family.You can use everything in this beautiful plant: roots, stems, leaves and seeds.
The nettle is a stinging plant. Our tip for not getting stung while picking it? Just pick it from below. If you take it from above, on the contrary, you have every chance of stinging yourself. If you're picking a lot and risk being stung, then the best solution is to equip yourself with thick gloves.
Nettle is a perennial herbaceous plant, that is to say, it lives for several years. Its stem is square and hairy.Its leaves are opposed, in the shape of a heart and serrated. The roots are of two types:rhizomes (horizontal) and pivotantes (vertical).
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