nettle

Nettle

Plants and Herbs
Nettle leaves
Nettle leaves

Nettle, commonly known as stinging nettle is a perennial flowering plant, native to Asia, Europe, northern Africa, and North America. Its root and leaves are used in both traditional and modern medicine.

Its extract is used for treating urination problems, joint ailments, as an astringent and diuretic. The extract, used in a tea, can be applied to the skin for treating conditions such as acne and rashes.

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