I bet you it's ok. Didn't our old dears dine on nettle soup for years?
Ive got an idea... Beer from a diff plant, will talk to you about it again.
Yarrow, bog myrtle, maybe wild rosemary if I'm happy its not toxic. There are loads of gruits coming up...
What, no crazy cavorting with stings and looking like a herb-rapist? You're letting the insane-home-brewing-side down, man!Wish I was there to try the beer though.
This blog nearly got called guerilla apiarist but i thought it might sound a bit dodgy.