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Nettle week

by Diane - May 18th, 2012.
Filed under: General Gardening.

Be nice to nettles week – 16 – 27 May 2012

I don’t recommend you hug a nettle though!

Almost everyone is familiar with the nettle having experienced its formidable sting. To many it is a troublesome weed that should be eradicated wherever it is found. This point of view has only recently developed. Indeed the humble nettle has played, and continues to play, an important role in the natural world…