Stinging Nettle Urtica dioica LinnaeusNon-native  

Status:

"Naturalized from Eurasia; Newfoundland to Manitoba, south to Nova Scotia, New England, Virginia and Illinois" (Reed, 1964).

There are 89 records in the project database.

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A flowering Stinging Nettle in Harford Co., Maryland (5/25/2013). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle in Cecil Co., Maryland (6/25/2014). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle in Harford Co., Maryland (4/28/2016). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle in Montgomery Co., Maryland (8/14/2016). Photo by Bill Hill. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle blooming in Harford Co., Maryland (9/4/2013). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle in Howard Co., Maryland (6/7/2010). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle in Washington Co., Maryland (8/4/2014). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle in Howard Co., Maryland (5/29/2013). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle in Harford Co., Maryland (6/18/2016). Photo by Bill Keim. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle in Harford Co., Maryland (6/24/2014). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle shoots emerging along the C&O Canal, Montgomery Co., Maryland (3/17/2013). At this early stage, one can eat the leaves and stem of the plant. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle in Washington Co., Maryland (5/27/2017). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle growing in Harford Co., Maryland (5/16/2017). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

Stinging Nettle (above) and Poison Hemlock (below) in Frederick Co., Maryland (4/15/2018). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)


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