Urtica angustifolia

Urtica angustifolia Fisch. ex Hornem., Suppl. Hort. Bot. Hafn. 107 1819. (syn: Urtica dioica subsp. angustifolia (Fisch. ex Hornem.) Domin; Urtica dioica var. angustifolia (Fisch. ex Hornem.) Ledeb. (ambiguous synonym); Urtica foliosa Blume); China (Hebei, Heilongjiang, Jilin, Liaoning, Nei Mongol, Shandong, Shanxi), Japan (Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu), North Korea, South Korea, Mongolia, Siberia (W-Siberia, C-Siberia), Russian […]

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Urtica ardens ?

Urtica ardens ?;   MS March, 2018/01 Laportea sp.? for ID : 7 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1) Location : Tawi, Mizoram Altitude : ca 1,500 m. Date : 19-12-2007 Habit : Herb ? Habitat : Wild Mizo : Zo-kangthai Does not match with two species we have so far in efi: Laportea interrupta & Laportea […]

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Urtica dioica ?

Urtica dioica ?;   Urticaceae for ID ABAUG2016/35 : 8 posts by 3 authors. 3 images. This one looked like the stinging nettle from a distance but up close its smooth leaves and lack of stinging hairs pointed to another species. I touched the leaves without feeling any sting. Which species could it be? Please […]

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Urtica urens ?

Urtica urens ?;         Identification request : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (1) plz help identity this plant. Location: Ramnagar WLS Jammu, J&K Altitude: 1300 ft  Is it Pilea sp. of the family Urticaceae? But I need close up of flowers or a better image to confirm it. sorry sir dont […]

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Urtica urens

Urtica urens L., Sp. Pl. 984 1753. (Syn: Urtica trianae Rusby);  Urtica urens L. (images by Gurcharan Singh; inserted by Gurcharan Singh)      Urtica urens from Uttarakhand_DSR_01_Feb 2014-02-21 : Attachments (1). 2 posts by 2 authors. While going through the species of Urtica in our database eFI I noticed that Urtica urens is not […]

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Urtica parviflora

Urtica parviflora Roxb., Fl. Ind., ed. 1832 3: 581-582 581 1832.; As per efi thread : Urtica ardens differs from U. parviflora in stipules rounded (and not cleft) at tip, stems with numerous stinging hairs, leaves wrinkled more clearly visible in dried specimens, comparatively thicker leaves and with more often stinging hairs on upper surface […]

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Urtica dioica

Urtica dioica L., Sp. Pl. 984 1753. (syn. Urtica galeopsifolia Wierzb. ex Opiz; Urtica dioica var. vulgaris Wedd.; Urtica tibetica W.T. Wang); . stinging nettle, bichchu gaas–‘scorpion plant’;   .   Request for ID : 081011 : AK-4: A wild plant taken on the 8th of Sept,11 at Pahalgam, Kashmir. Found these at many places along […]

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Urtica ardens

Urtica ardens Link, Enum. Hort. Berol. Alt. 2: 385 385 1822. (syn: Urtica himalayensis Kunth & Bouché; Urtica mairei var. oblongifolia C.J. Chen; Urtica zayuensis C.J. Chen);   Himalayan Nettle;   As per efi thread : Differing from U. parviflora in stipules rounded (and not cleft) at tip, stems with numerous stinging hairs, leaves wrinkled […]

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