*Urtica urens L.
Small Nettle
Sp.Pl. 2:984 (1753)

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Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 13 August 2007

Monoecious annual, herb (with stinging hairs), 0.1-0.6 m high. Fl. green, Jul to Nov. Sandy soils.

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Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Goldfield, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: Abrolhos Islands, Central West Coast, Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Bridgetown-Greenbushes, Busselton, Cockburn, Cranbrook, Dandaragan, Esperance, Greater Geraldton, Harvey, Jerramungup, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Manjimup, Nedlands, Northampton, Perth, Ravensthorpe, Rockingham, South Perth, Subiaco, Wagin.