Among the first spring plants we meet nettles, and while the rest of the plants are gaining strength, nettles have time to show off. We offer a selection of “Nettle photos”, it is beautiful.
Interesting facts about nettles
Burning hairs, because of which we feel burning when in contact with nettles, are located not only on the leaves, but also on the stems of the plant.
The nettle festival is held annually in the Tula region.
Nettle is a source of valuable fiber, along with silk and linen. Many peoples have since ancient times used nettle for the manufacture of fabrics, clothing items, ropes, traditional military uniforms.
Medicine produces chlorophyll – and nettle is most often the raw material for it.