Nettles


 

            Family: Urticaceae

  • BotanicName: Urtica s.p
  • English Name: Nettles
  • Regional Names: Urtica dioica
  • General Definition: Trunks are scarped, 4 cornered, simple or from bottom divaricated. There are burning feathers on it.
  • Used Parts: Leaves,root and flowers
  • Active Ingredients: It has potassium salts,organic acids (formic acid), histamine, acetylcholine, vitamin C
  • Harvest: It starts to be gathered in the spring..
  • Spreading Area: It grows in almost every region of our country.