How to Kill Nettles?

Answer Although some gardeners and homeowners welcome stinging nettle for its medicinal purposes, the presence of stinging nettle in a landscape can also create problems. When people and animals come into... Read More »

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How do I kill stinging nettles?

PullingPull up stinging nettles from the ground by hand. Make sure to wear gloves to protect your hands from stinging hairs. Pull up the entire plant, including the rhizomes beneath the soil. Other... Read More »

How to clear nettles?

I am tackling some ground covered in nettles that hasn't been touched for fifteen years. What is the best way to weed it. The roots are well established.

First Aid for Stinging Nettles?

Common nettles, garden nettles and hybrid nettles are all referred to as stinging nettles because they are covered with small hairs that release pain-causing chemicals on contact, according to the ... Read More »

How to Identify Nettles?

Nettles are hardy herbaceous plants known for having tiny stinging hairs on their stems and leaves. They are found throughout much of the world and have uses beyond those of most plants. Botanicall... Read More »