Urtica incisa

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Urtica incisa


Taxonavigation: Rosales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Rosales

Familia: Urticaceae
Genus: Urtica
Species: Urtica incisa


Urtica incisa Poir.


From Australia and New Zealand. It is a monoecious perennial, glabrous apart from rather sparse stinging hairs, vegetatively rather similar to some subglabrous varients of Urtica dioica but lacking rhizomes; usually lower inflorescences are female and upper male.


  • Stace, C (2010). New Flora of the British Isles. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Australian Nettle
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