Nettles
 

  Be Nice to Nettles Week
  a CONE initiative
Nettles
 
“Within the Buckingham Palace gardens nettles play an important role in the wildlife habitat areas providing a valuable food source for caterpillars. I hope National Be Nice to Nettles Week is a great success and congratulate CONE on this exciting initiative.”

Mark Lane
Head Gardener, Buckingham Palace

 

 
 
 

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Try your hand at some of our online games. How will you fare in the true or false quiz?

Play true or false?Play true or false?
Test your knowledge of the nettle. Will you be the pick of the patch or will you be stung?

 

 
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Did you know?
Roman soldiers posted in Britain were reputed to have brushed their limbs with nettles so the stings would warm them in the cold climate!
 
 
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