In the harvest of an experimental planting of nettles (Urtica dioica) a researcher carries a bundle of cut plants. The research is directed at understanding the factors governing the future use of nettle fibres. The fibrous material in the stalk can be harvested and extracted for use as a textile.
Photo ID: nettle-harvest-1
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