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Last updated 2/25/2009 by David Giblin.
Urtica dioica L. ssp. holosericea (Nutt.) Thorne[FNA3, HC2]
stinging nettle

Publication: Aliso. 6: 68. 1967.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA3: "Urtica dioica subsp. holosericea is highly variable in leaf shape and degree of pubescence. The least pubescent plants appear to grade into U . dioica subsp. gracilis , and it is sometimes difficult to separate the two."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Urtica dioica L. var. holosericea (Nutt.) C.L. Hitchc.[HC]
Urtica dioica L. var. occidentalis S. Watson
Urtica gracilis Aiton ssp. holosericea (Nutt.) W.A. Weber
Urtica gracilis Aiton var. holosericea (Nutt.) Jeps.
Urtica holosericea Nutt.