Nettle Seed, Stinging


Expected to be back in stock by early April

Urtica dioica

Drying or cooking eliminates the sting, and the attractive plants have a long history of use in herbal medicine. Young shoots taste like spinach and are rich in vitamins and iron. Nettles are the exclusive larval food plant for several species of butterfly. 

Out of stock

SKU: 264-001-1-CCategories: Herb Seeds

Planting Information

Average Seed / ozSeed / 100' RowAverage Yield / 100' RowDays to Harvest
Planting SeasonIdeal Soil TempSunFrost Tolerance
Spring/Fall65-80°FPartial SunFrost Sensitive
Sowing MethodSeed DepthDirect Seed SpacingSeeds Per Packet
Direct Seedsurface4-6"658
Mature SpacingDays to SproutProduction CycleSeed Viability
36-42"10-14Perennial5-6 years