Nettle Leaf Powder Organic (Stinging)

Organic Nettle Leaf Powder (Urtica dioica) is nutrient rich with many vitamins and minerals.. . . . read more

Selected Size/Selection: 250g

$15.80 (AUD)
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Organic nettle leaf powder, derived from the stinging nettle plant (Urtica dioica), is a versatile supplement known for its various health benefits. 

Uses of Organic Nettle Leaf Powder

  1. Culinary Uses:

    • Smoothies and Juices: Added to smoothies and juices for a nutritional boost.
    • Soups and Stews: Incorporated into soups and stews for its earthy flavour and health benefits.
    • Teas and Infusions: Used to make herbal teas, providing a range of health benefits.
  2. Health and Wellness:

    • Dietary Supplement: Taken as a supplement in capsule or powder form to support overall health.
    • Herbal Remedies: Used in traditional medicine for various therapeutic purposes.
  3. Topical Applications:

    • Skin Care: Used in creams, lotions, and salves for its soothing and anti-inflammatory properties.
    • Hair Care: Incorporated into hair treatments and shampoos to promote healthy hair and scalp.

Benefits of Organic Nettle Leaf Powder

  1. Nutrient-Rich:

    • Vitamins and Minerals: High in vitamins A, C, K, and several B vitamins, as well as minerals like iron, calcium, magnesium, and potassium.
    • Protein and Amino Acids: Contains significant amounts of protein and essential amino acids.
  2. Anti-inflammatory Properties:

    • Inflammation Reduction: Helps reduce inflammation, beneficial for conditions like arthritis and other inflammatory diseases.
  3. Allergy Relief:

    • Histamine Production: May help reduce symptoms of hay fever and other allergies by inhibiting histamine production.
  4. Immune Support:

    • Boosting Immunity: Supports the immune system due to its high nutrient content and antioxidant properties.
  5. Detoxification:

    • Natural Detox: Acts as a natural diuretic, helping to flush toxins from the body and support kidney function.
  6. Joint and Muscle Health:

    • Arthritis Relief: Commonly used to alleviate joint pain and stiffness associated with arthritis and other conditions.
  7. Digestive Health:

    • Gut Health: Supports digestive health by promoting healthy gut flora and aiding in digestion.
  8. Skin and Hair Health:

    • Skin Conditions: Helps with skin conditions like eczema, acne, and rashes due to its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties.
    • Hair Growth: Promotes healthy hair growth and can help combat dandruff and scalp irritation.
  9. Bone Health:

    • Mineral Density: Supports bone health due to its high calcium and magnesium content.
  10. Blood Health:

    • Anemia Prevention: The high iron content helps prevent and treat iron-deficiency anemia.
  11. Energy and Vitality:

    • Energy Boost: Provides a natural energy boost due to its rich nutrient profile.


Powdered nettle leaf is a versatile ingredient that can be added to various recipes to boost their nutritional content. Here are some recipes that incorporate powdered nettle leaf:

1. Nettle Leaf Smoothie


  • 1 banana
  • 1 cup spinach
  • 1 cup almond milk (or any preferred milk)
  • 1 tablespoon powdered nettle leaf
  • 1 tablespoon chia seeds
  • 1 teaspoon honey or maple syrup (optional)
  • 1/2 cup ice cubes


  1. Place all the ingredients in a blender.
  2. Blend until smooth.
  3. Pour into a glass and enjoy!

2. Nettle Leaf Soup


  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons Onion powder
  • 2 tablespoons Garlic powder
  • 4 cups vegetable or chicken broth
  • 2 potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 1 cup chopped carrots
  • 1 tablespoon powdered nettle leaf
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream or coconut milk (optional)


  1. Heat the olive oil in a large pot over medium heat.
  2. Add the onion and garlic, and sauté until softened.
  3. Add the broth, potatoes, and carrots, and bring to a boil.
  4. Reduce heat and simmer until the vegetables are tender, about 15-20 minutes.
  5. Stir in the powdered nettle leaf and cook for another 5 minutes.
  6. Blend the soup with an immersion blender until smooth, if desired.
  7. Season with salt and pepper, and stir in the cream or coconut milk if using.
  8. Serve hot.

3. Nettle Leaf Pesto


  • 1 cup fresh basil leaves
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1/3 cup pine nuts or walnuts
  • 1-2 garlic cloves
  • 1 tablespoon powdered nettle leaf
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. In a food processor, combine the basil, Parmesan, olive oil, nuts, garlic, and powdered nettle leaf.
  2. Process until smooth, adding more olive oil if needed to reach desired consistency.
  3. Season with salt and pepper.
  4. Use as a sauce for pasta, spread on sandwiches, or as a dip.

4. Nettle Leaf Energy Balls


  • 1 cup dates, pitted
  • 1/2 cup almonds
  • 1/4 cup rolled oats
  • 2 tablespoons powdered nettle leaf
  • 1 tablespoon chia seeds
  • 1 tablespoon honey or maple syrup
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup shredded coconut (optional, for rolling)


  1. Place the dates, almonds, oats, powdered nettle leaf, chia seeds, honey, and vanilla extract in a food processor.
  2. Process until the mixture comes together and forms a sticky dough.
  3. Roll the dough into small balls.
  4. If desired, roll the balls in shredded coconut.
  5. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator.

5. Nettle Leaf Omelette


  • 3 eggs
  • 1 tablespoon milk or water
  • 1 tablespoon powdered nettle leaf
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon butter or oil
  • 1/4 cup diced onions
  • 1/4 cup chopped bell peppers
  • 1/4 cup shredded cheese (optional)


  1. In a bowl, whisk together the eggs, milk or water, powdered nettle leaf, salt, and pepper.
  2. Heat the butter or oil in a non-stick skillet over medium heat.
  3. Add the onions and bell peppers, and sauté until softened.
  4. Pour the egg mixture into the skillet.
  5. Cook until the edges start to set, then gently lift the edges to let the uncooked eggs flow underneath.
  6. Sprinkle the cheese on one half of the omelette, if using.
  7. Fold the omelette in half and cook until the cheese is melted and the eggs are fully set.
  8. Serve hot.

Place of Origin

Italy - Organic

Botanical Name

Urtica dioica


Leaf Powder


100% Nettle.
No preservatives, artificial colours, sweeteners or flavours.
Gluten free, dairy free and no added sugar.

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