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Definition of Spurge nettle
Spurge nettleNettle Net"tle, n. [AS. netele; akin to D. netel, G. nessel,
OHG. nezz["i]la, nazza, Dan. nelde, n["a]lde, Sw. n["a]ssla;
cf, Lith. notere.] (Bot.)
A plant of the genus Urtica, covered with minute sharp
hairs containing a poison that produces a stinging sensation.
Urtica gracitis is common in the Northern, and U.
cham[ae]dryoides in the Southern, United States. the common
European species, U. urens and U. dioica, are also found
in the Eastern united States. U. pilulifera is the Roman
nettle of England.
Note: The term nettle has been given to many plants related
to, or to some way resembling, the true nettle; as:
Australian nettle, a stinging tree or shrub of the genus
Laportea (as L. gigas and L. moroides); -- also
called nettle tree.
Bee nettle, Hemp nettle, a species of Galeopsis. See
Blind nettle, Dead nettle, a harmless species of
False nettle (B[ae]hmeria cylindrica), a plant common in
the United States, and related to the true nettles.
Hedge nettle, a species of Stachys. See under Hedge.
Horse nettle (Solanum Carolinense). See under Horse.
(a) Same as Hackberry.
(b) See Australian nettle (above).
Spurge nettle, a stinging American herb of the Spurge
family (Jatropha urens).
Wood nettle, a plant (Laportea Canadensis) which stings
severely, and is related to the true nettles.
Nettle cloth, a kind of thick cotton stuff, japanned, and
used as a substitute for leather for various purposes.
Nettle rash (Med.), an eruptive disease resembling the
effects of whipping with nettles.
Sea nettle (Zo["o]l.), a medusa.
Meaning of Spurge nettle from wikipedia
- hairs. Plants called
" include: ball nettle
– Solanum carolinense
bull nettle Cnidoscolus
stimulosus, bull nettle
, spurge nettle Cnidoscolus
", "Bull Nettle
" or "bull-nettle
") is a common
name for several plants
and may refer
to: Cnidoscolus stimulosus
), a plant...
- Cnidoscolus urens
var. stimulosus, the bull nettle
, spurge nettle
, tread-softly or finger
rot, is a perennial
- remain crisp
in this manner, including
root and spurge nettle
root. The corms contain
the antibiotic agent
- spp. Euphorbiaceae Cnidoscolus
spp. Cnidoscolus stimulosus
or spurge nettle
) Cnidoscolus urens
(mala mujer) Croton
- a woody plant
of the spurge family
(Euphorbiaceae) Cnidoscolus stimulosus
), an herbaceous plant
of the spurge family
, skōlos-thorn, Latin
urens-burning). The plant
is locally known
as 'bull nettle
', 'spurge nettle
', 'bringamosa' and 'mala...
- Beech-drops Euphorbia
cyparissias, Cypress Spurge Euphorbia
esula, Leafy Spurge Euphorbia
commutata, Tinted Spurge Elaeagnus
umbellata, ****anese Silverberry...
Family) Island nettle Ogoogo
pa'epa'e (all mean "white ogoogo") Acalypha lanceolata Euphorbiaceae
- raw, also prevents
erosion, also distracts
from nearby crops Nettle
—young leaves collected before flowering
used as a tea or spinach
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