Genus: Urtica

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Urtica Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 983. 1753.

List of Urtica Species

References to Urtica

  • Glawe, G. A. 2007. Inheritance of progeny sex ratio in Urtica dioica. J. Evol. Biol. 20: 133-140.
  • Glawe, G. A.; de Jong, T. J. 2005. Environmental conditions affect sex expression in monoecious, but not in male and female plants of Urtica dioica. Sexual Pl. Reprod. 17: 253-260.
  • Klimesova, J. 1994. The effects of timing and duration of floods on growth of young plants of Phalaris arundinacea L. and Urtica dioica L.: An experimental study. Aquatic Botany 48: 21-29.
  • Lersten, N. R.; Curtis, J. D. 1991. Laminar hydathodes in Urticaceae, survey of tribes and anatomical observations on Pilea pumila and Urtica dioica. Pl. Syst. Evol. 176: 179-204.
  • Luna, T. 2001. Propagation protocol for stinging nettle (Urtica dioica). Native Plants J. 2: 110-111.
  • Milberg, P.; Andersson, L. 1997. Seasonal variation in dormancy and light sensitivity in buried seeds of eight annual weed species. Canad. J. Bot. 75: 1998-2004.
  • Miller, N. G. 1971. The genera of Urticaceae in the southeastern United States. J. Arnold Arbor. 52: 40-68.
  • Monro, A.; Spencer, M. A. 2005. Typification of Linnaean plant names in Urticaceae. Taxon 54: 796-798.
  • Olsen, C. 1921. The ecology of Urtica dioica. J. Ecol. 9: 1-18.
  • Srutek, M.; Teckelmann, M. 1998. Review of biology and ecology of Urtica dioica. Preslia 70: 1-19.
  • Woodland, D. W. 1982. Biosystematics of the perennial North American taxa of Urtica. II. Taxonomy. Syst. Bot. 7: 282-290.
  • Woodland, D. W. 1982. Biosystematics of the perennial North American taxa of Urtica. I. Chromosome number, hybridization, and palynology. Syst. Bot. 7: 269-281.
  • Woodland, D. W.; Bassett, I. J.; Crompton, C. W. 1976. The annual species of stinging nettle (Hesperocnide and Urtica) in North America. Canad. J. Bot. 54: 374-383.