From the family Urticaceae, Nettles are a herbaceous perennial flower plant.
This flower is native to Western North America, Asia, Northern Africa and Europe. It is actually the best known member of the nettle genus Urtica.
The flower is a great source for food, medicine and fibre.
It dies down to the ground at winter but in the summer can grow anywhere between 3 to 7 feet tall.
So can hamsters eat nettles at all?
No, they cannot.
If a hamster was to eat this plant they would harm their body and therefore it is best to be avoided.