Nettles
 

  Be Nice to Nettles Week
  a CONE initiative
Nettles
 
“This is another clever initiative from CONE. It makes us think twice about the common yet important wildlife on our doorstep.

At Butterfly Conservation, being nice to nettles comes as second nature to us - we love them! Not only are nettles good for butterflies like Red Admiral, Comma and Peacock, they also have so much to offer to other wildlife. Our thanks go to CONE for increasing our awareness of this familiar and incredibly useful plant.”

Charlie Rugeroni
Butterfly Conservation - the leading organisation for the conservation of butterflies nationally

 

 
 
 

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Links to nettle and environment related webpages. Some of our supporters have full contact information on our supporters page.

English NatureEnglish Nature
Your first port of call for many environmental issues.
Butterfly ConservationButterfly Conservation
The leading organisation for the conservation of butterflies in the UK.
Northumberland Wildlife TrustNorthumberland Wildlife Trust
London Wildlife TrustLondon Wildlife Trust

 

 
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Did you know?
Native American braves would flog themselves with nettles to keep themselves awake while on watch.
 
 
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