Edible Sierra Nevada Plants
Dicotyledon Genera Descriptions

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Urticaceae - Nettle Family


Urtica holosericea, U. serra

The young stems and leaves are edible after boiling and are good spinach substitute. The older stems are too fibrous to be good eating.

Urtica holosericea
CalFlora Record

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