Easy to grow and nutritious. Great for; nettle tea, cream of nettle soup, medicinal benefits, composting, dried animal fodder, beneficial pollinators, improving the soil. Grow in a container buried in the ground to prevent spreading.
ALL Tolerant of most soils, Chalky Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Peaty Soil, Saline Soil, Sandy Soil, Silty Soil
h: Up to 4 Feet
Butterfiles and Pollinators, Composting, Container Growing, Drying and Crafts, Erosion Control, Fodder/Wildlife/Shelter, Medicinal Value, Soil Improvement
Can be Invasive, Can Cause Allergic Reaction
Can be started indoors and transplanted 18"-24" apart when 2-3 true leaves appear. Sow directly onto soil after danger of frost and press seeds down firmly. Keep moist until established. Germination 7-28 days.