|Stinging nettle growing through a styrofoam box|
Stinging nettle is considered by many as a weed in gardens. For us, it is a most valuable plant. We grow it, eat it and use it for medicinal, gardening and other purposes. Especially, in spring, young shoots are full of vital energy and natural goodness readily available to us. So why not use it?
Richest edible plant source of iron and chlorophyll.
Rich source of vitamins & minerals.
|Nettle tea – Spring Detox|
One of the best blood cleansing and blood building herbs known.
Serotonin in nettle can be a benefit to many people who suffer depression.
A rich source of antioxidants.
Leaves used to make nettle footbath.
Root used to make nettle tincture.
Good for most animals (if dried). Improves egg production in chickens if mixed with their grain.
Nettle rinse for flea control for dogs.
Nettle tea fertilizer – full of nitrogen
Nettle plant tonic. (helps build resistance to heat stress)
Nettle spray – for aphid control.