golden nettle


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yellow archangel

A very aggressive overtaking wild ground-cover plant with yellow flowers. One variation has green leaves with silver markings on the leaves. In mint family (square stems, opposing leaves) Called “Yellow Dead Nettle” because they look like nettle but don’t sting. Popular in old European folk medicine for bladder control issues in elderly, and as astringent for wounds, cuts and ulcers. Doesn’t smell very pleasant.
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Plant several different types with golden nettle or Creeping Jenny.
Plant them with the bright foliage of golden nettle and creeping Jenny and you can't go wrong.