Patagonia Wildflowers
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slender nettle
Urtica gracilis
Urtica gracilis
slender nettle Nettle Family
Urtica gracilis Urticaceae
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English common name
  •slender nettle
accepted scientific name
  •Urtica gracilis Aiton
rules for finding collection records
  •Urtica mollis (68)
  •Urtica gracilis (16)
family name
  • Urticaceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.125 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of October thru 3rd week of March

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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Adam Schneider (2)
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