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Scientific name: Anthophyta: Dicotyledonae: Urticales: Urticaceae: Laportea canadensis
Common Name: Wood Nettle
Photographer: E. M. Barrows
Identifier: E. M. Barrows
Professor Donald administered stings from Wood Nettle on a brave Forest Ecology student’s arm. Another student applied juice from Spotted Jewelweed to the stings, and the juice removed the pain of the stings.