Stinging nettles

What does it look like? Stinging nettles are low, small leaves which often grow alongside country paths, or in large patches spreading over a large area of the ground in forest or wooded areas. They have relatively anonymous looking leaves so it is important to pay attention to plants as you walk close to them. … More Stinging nettles

Ticks

What does it look like? Ticks are arachnids (related to spiders). They have eight legs, and look like spiders with unusually large bodies. Ticks have four stages in their lifecycle. As a human, you would be more likely to be bitten by a nymph tick. They are tiny black or brown specs the size of … More Ticks