EPPO Global Database

Urtica urens(URTUR)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-25

Basic information
  • EPPO code: URTUR
  • Preferred name: Urtica urens
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Europe and Mediterranean, Caucasus, Siberia, Russian Far East, Central Asia, China. An annual weed which has become so widespread in temperate regions that it is difficult to determine its original range. Naturalized at least in North America and New Zealand, and said to occur at higher altitudes in the tropica

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Common names
Name Language
гръцка коприва Bulgarian
ortiga petita Catalan
kopřiva žahavka Czech
liden nælde Danish
kleine Brandnetel German
kleine Brennessel German
μικρί τσουκνίδα Greek
annual nettle English (AU)
burning nettle English (US)
dwarf nettle English (AU)
dwarf stinging nettle English (AU)
small nettle English (GB)
achume Spanish
forniquilla Spanish
hierba del ciego Spanish
ortiga común Spanish
ortiga menor Spanish
ortiga moheña Spanish
ortiga negra Spanish (AR)
ortiga romana Spanish
pica manos Spanish
picamoscas Spanish
picasarna Spanish
ronchona Spanish
raudnõges Estonian
rautanokkonen Finnish
ortie brûlante French
ortie grièche French
ortie piquante French
petite ortie French
sirpad tzorev Hebrew
סִרְפָּד צוֹרֵב Hebrew
mala kopriva Croatian
árvacsalán Hungarian
kis csalán Hungarian
smánetla Icelandic
ortica minore Italian
ortica piccola Italian
ortica pungente Italian
gailioji dilgėlė Lithuanian
sīkā nātre Latvian
broeinetel Dutch
kleine brandnetel Dutch
eiternesle Norwegian
smånesle Norwegian
pokrzywa żegawka Polish
urtiga-menor Portuguese
urzică mică Romanian
крапива жгучая Russian
pŕhľava malá Slovak
žihľava malá Slovak
mala kopriva Slovene
hithër Albanian
hithri i rëndomtë Albanian
жара Serbian
мала коприва Serbian
etternässla Swedish
cılağan Turkish
кропива жалка Ukrainian
ōu qián má Chinese
欧荨麻 Chinese