nettle


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to trouble the nerves or peace of mind of, especially by repeated vexations

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Genetic testing of samples revealed differences in some of the sea nettle jellyfish.
Rather than munching through the nettles, stalk by stalk, he packed them into a weed sandwich, the non-stinging side of the leaves facing upward.
The Barnegat Bay Bulkhead Blitz pilot project, which started last fall in Toms River, is designed to educate those with floating docks and man-made bulkheads that help to keep stinging sea nettles in check is as simple as periodically scrubbing or power-washing the speck-sized polyps that adhere themselves to hard surfaces.
Boiling nettles removes all the sting so they're safe to eat - you'll be left with a wilted green, a bit like spinach, and you can use it in many of the same recipes.
Surprisingly, definitive reports using bioassay guided fractionation to link any potent anti-inflammatory compound(s) derived from nettle for treating OA are lacking (Schulze-Tanzil et al.
But there's a whole universe of hives that has nothing to do with nettles and it's very often an allergic reaction to something you've eaten.
When the nettles are briefly cooked, their prickle disappears.
Add nettles and saute until wilted, 2 to 5 minutes.
We take our foraged find - five St George's mushrooms, a handful of young nettle leaves and a handful of goosegrass, each piece 20cmlong - down the river path to set up the camp stove somewhere more sheltered.
Her owners, Edward and Ros Tate, said she waited until the puppies' mother, Nettle, left them before hopping into the basket to keep them warm.
The victim, in his 40s, was stung dozens of times after being ordered to lie in the nettle patch as the thugs nicked his wallet containing pounds 20 and two credit cards.
The Nettle Spinner starts with Alma returning to the woods of Northern Ontario, alone and pregnant.