Michael Clayton . Laportea canadensis. Laportea canadensis (L.) Gaudich. Category: Herbs. Die oberirdischen Pflanzenteile sind mit Brennhaaren besetzt, die kürzer als 5 Millimeter sind.. Laportea interrupta Hawai'i woodnettle Laportea ruderalis . ovatifolium Kuntze; Has 15 Synonyms. Common names Canada lettuce in English Canada woodnettle in English Canadian wood-nettle in English Canadian woodnettle in language. Laportea canadensis Wedd. Laportea canadensis (L.) Wedd. Plants have both stinging and non-stinging hairs on the foliage and the stems. Canadian wood-nettle. 43. appears in other Kew resources: IPNI - The International Plant Names Index. is a shade-tolerant herbaceous perennial that is common in mesic upland and floodplain forests in northeast North America. Laportea canadensis is a perennial plant that can grow up to 1.00 metres tall. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. Foliage: Unknown - Tell us. Urtica whitlowii Whitlow; Urticastrum divaricatum (L.) Kuntze; Urticastrum divaricatum var. First though, I think it’s interesting to know some of the different characteristics that differentiate it from the nettle most people know: stinging nettle, or Urtica dioica. Laportea canadensis grows from tuberous roots to a height of 30 to 150 centimeters, and can be rhizomatous, growing into small clumps. Laportea canadensis (L.) Wedd. Laportea Canadensis Nettle Net"tle, n. [AS. canadense (L.) Kuntze; Urticastrum divaricatum var. A rhizomatous plant, growing into small clumps. Sun Exposure: Sun to Partial Shade. Laportea-Arten sind einjährige bis ausdauernde krautige Pflanzen oder Halbsträucher.Die meisten Arten erreichen Wuchshöhen von 1 bis 1,5 Metern. The Eastern Comma (Polygonia comma) appear as overwintered adults from spring until the end of April and they lay eggs.

Die Laportea-Arten sind ein- (monözisch) oder zweihäusig (diözisch) getrenntgeschlechtig. Einverstanden Laportea bulbifera is a PERENNIAL growing to 0.6 m (2ft). The Canada nettle also has stinging hairs on its leaves and stems and, when brushed against, has a similar effect as stinging nettles. 3) Pest Dispersal Potential: Laportea aestuans reproduces only by seed. A less complicated approach is to let nature handle the stratifying through a dormant seeding, sowing seeds on the surface of a weed-free site in late fall or winter. Stems are smooth, without the irritating hairs of stinging nettle. The website also provides access to a database and images of plants photos and herbarium specimens found at … Seed dormancy can be broken artificially by prolonged refrigeration of damp seed in the process of cold/moist STRATIFICATION. Urtica canadensis var. Laportea canadensis 'Canadian Wood Nettle' Urticaceae: a tuberous herbaceous perennial to 1.5m. It receives at Medium (2) in this category. Type: Without data, Herb. Found in rich, moist, deciduous forests, often along seepages and streams. Laportea canadensis, Canada Wood-nettle. Description of the plant: Plant: Perennial. It prefers moist soil. Laportea canadensis Boehmeria cylindrica Acalypha rhomboidea; Common Name: Wood Nettle: False Nettle: Three-seeded Mercury: Plant: 24-48" (60-121 cm) high. The root is diuretic. Sci. The spines are made of silica and contain a cocktail of chemicals, not the least of which is histamine. Discussion. If you know and love stinging nettle like I do, you’re going to love wood nettle or Laportea canadensis, for a couple different reasons I’ll get into, not least of which is their flavor. KB; Other Data. The flowers are whitish green, blooming from May-August. The species is monoecious (individual flowers are either male or female, but both sexes can be found on the same plant). Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. 4. Suitable pH: acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils. Common Name: wood nettle: Habitat: Rich wet-mesic to mesic forests, stream edges, and forested seeps. Stems have stiff white hairs that sting if you rub against them. Plants have both stinging and non stinging hairs on the foliage and the stems. Diese Website nutzt Cookies, um bestmögliche Funktionalität bieten zu können.Weitere Informationen. 4-63" (10-160 cm) high, and favor shady wooded areas. The plant is self-fertile. 1: 183. 1854. Family: Urticaceae . ID - 44862. Wood nettle (Laportea canadensis (L.) Wedd.) Urtica divaricata L. Urtica pustulata Liebm. Basionym: Urtica canadensis Linnaeus 1753. Suitable pH: acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils. noun. Seeds are dispersed by animals, water runoff and by the movement of contaminated agricultural tools. Moerman 1986). Laportea canadensis. It is harvested from the wild for local use as a food, medicine and source of materials. Interpretation  Laportea canadensis. Botanical References. Laportea canadensis (L.) Wedd. Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Native Americans used Laportea canadensis to treat incontinence and tuberculosis, to counteract poison, as a love medicine, and to facilitate childbirth (D.E. It has whitish green flowers, produced from spring to early fall. Nat., Bot. The summer form emerges from May-September and lays the winter form. Aqueous extracts from squash seeds (dilution 1/50) are effective against Haemonchus contortus38. Evaluate the natural and artificial dispersal potential of the pest. NANPS Seed Exchange; Information Tables; Growing Native Plants. Generally in rich cool shaded wet-mesic sites and sometimes forming large dense populations. It is in flower from May to August. Citation: LAPORTEA CANADENSIS (Linnaeus) Weddell, Ann. Simply crush and rub jewel weed onto the affected area. Free and Open Access to Biodiversity Data. Perennials. (Bot.) 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