Login

Data sheet

View crop Data sheet EcoPort

Urtica urens

Description
Life formherbPhysiology
HabiterectCategorymedicinals & aromatic
Life spanannualPlant attributesharvested from wild

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthshallow (20-50 cm)very shallow (<20 cm)
Temperat. requir.----Soil textureheavy, mediumheavy, medium
Rainfall (annual)----Soil fertilityhighmoderate
Latitude----Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- --Soil salinity
Soil PH----Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensity

Climate zonesubtropical dry summer (Cs), temperate oceanic (Do), temperate continental (Dc), temperate with humid winters (Df)Photoperiod
Killing temp. during restno inputKilling temp. early growthno input
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle00
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

(at most )

Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beveragevitaminsleaves
food & beveragemineralsleaves
animal food (feed)vitaminsleaves
animal food (feed)mineralsleaves
materialfibresbark
medicinalblood system applicationsleaves
medicinalblood system applicationsroots
medicinaldigestive system applicationsleaves
medicinaldigestive system applicationsroots
medicinalnutritional applicationsleaves
medicinalmuscular/skeletal applicationsleaves