dead-nettle


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

dead-nettle

n
(Plants) any Eurasian plant of the genus Lamium, such as L. alba (white dead-nettle), having leaves resembling nettles but lacking stinging hairs: family Lamiaceae (labiates)
Translations

dead-nettle

[ˈdedˌnetl] Nortiga f muerta

dead-nettle

[ˈdɛdˌnɛtl] nortica bianca, lamio
References in periodicals archive ?
In between, clumps of my favourite dead-nettle, Lamium orvala, push up - their scarletbacked shoots adding an air of mystery to the vernal proceedings.
In between, clumps of my favourite dead-nettle, Lamium orvala, push up - their scarlet-backed shoots adding an air of mystery to the vernal proceedings.
Hogweed, white dead-nettle, runoff plugged with waste or worse; rank betony.
Chickweeds, orache, spurge, cress, dead-nettle, pineapple weed, mayweed, ragweed, Shepherd's purse, hawkweed, chamomile, and speedwell are just a few of the annual weeds prepared to add massive amounts of seed to those already in the soil seed bank.