Broadleaf Hemp Nettle
Herb: Broadleaf Hemp Nettle
Latin name: Galeopsis ladanum
Description of the plant:
Habitat of Broadleaf Hemp Nettle:A rare introduction on cultivated land in Britain.
Other uses of the herb:A drying oil is obtained from the seed. It is used as a polish for leather.
Propagation of Broadleaf Hemp Nettle:Seed - sow spring in situ. Germination usually takes place within a month.
Cultivation of the herb:A rare introduction on cultivated land in Britain.
Medicinal use of Broadleaf Hemp Nettle:None known
Known hazards of Galeopsis ladanum:The plant is poisonous, causing paralysis.
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.