False Nettle – Live Plant

This species is in the Nettle Family and looks much like stinging nettle. However, it does not have stinging hairs. Larval host for several species of moths. Larval host for red admiral (Vanessa atalanta) and eastern comma (Polygonia comma) butterflies. Ground cover in moist sites in casual settings. Needs a pond or regularly heavily flooded moist soil. Very attractive when young, but becomes somewhat weedy and tall as it matures.

Perennial. 1 gallon pot. Grown by Wise Hands.

$6.00

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This species is in the Nettle Family and looks much like stinging nettle. However, it does not have stinging hairs. Larval host for several species of moths. Larval host for red admiral (Vanessa atalanta) and eastern comma (Polygonia comma) butterflies. Ground cover in moist sites in casual settings. Needs a pond or regularly heavily flooded moist soil. Very attractive when young, but becomes somewhat weedy and tall as it matures.

Perennial. 1 gallon pot. Grown by Wise Hands.

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