Plant in bloom and going to seed
They don't call this "Stinging Nettle" for nothing !
The hairs of this plant contain a caustic irritant that
causes a painful irritation and rash.
Look, but don't touch !
Bull Nettle, Stinging Nettle, plant with flowers.
Close up of the beautiful Stinging Nettle flowers, they are very fragrant.
Going to seed in Levy County Florida 6-18-06
i foun this gowing in the woods in Blufton,SC. took a picture of it and posted it on ID forum i almost pulled one up and took it home..
Bull Nettle, Cnidoscolus stimulosus, a large clump at Pappy Elkins park.
Bull Nettle, Cnidoscolus stimulosus, one cluster of flowers at Pappy Elkins park.
Bull Nettle, Cnidoscolus stimulosus, a close up of the lovely flower.
Itch weed, growing at Alpine Groves Park in Fruit Cove, FL