Botanical name: Urtica dioica
Native to: Worldwide
Status: Australian Grown
Actions: Anti-allergenic and detoxifying tonic with diuretic properties aiding skin and arthritic problems. Astringent and anti-inflammatory which can be used to treat wounds, enlarged prostates and may prevent haemorrhaging.
Description: Traditionally used as a cleansing herb due to its detoxifying properties. The high
potassium content and its diuretic effect can aid the removal of waste products within the body. This may assist arthritic, osteoarthritic and skin conditions. Valuable anti-allergenic to relieve asthma, hayfever and itchy skin.
Astringent and anti-inflammatory which can be applied to insect bites and wounds to reduce bleeding. These properties may assist to reduce strong menstrual bleeding. Additionally, nettle has been utilised as treatment for enlarged prostate.
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