Urtica

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Urtica
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Urticaceae
Genus: Urtica
Species:
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Binomial name
Urtica

Urtica is a genus of plants commonly known as the nettles. They can produce an itching sensation when they touch skin.[1] The most well-known species is Urtica dioica, the common stinging nettle.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Stinging Nettle: Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Dosage, and Warning". www.webmd.com. Retrieved 2020-08-08.