Equisetum diffusum

Equisetum diffusum D. Don, Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 19 1825. (Syn: Equisetum diffusum var. paucidentatum C.N. Page; Equisetum mekongense C.N. Page);   The Himalayan horsetail (Equisetum diffusum) is a perennial that averages at 10-25 inches. The Himalayas plant is silica rich and has a rhizomatous stem. This shiny brown stem can have many small hair-like roots […]

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Equisetum ramosissimum ?

Equisetum ramosissimum Desf., Fl. Atlant. 2: 398–399 1799. (syn: Equisetum ramosissimum subsp. ramosissimum ; Equisetum ramosissimum var. ramosissimum ; Equisetum ramosissimum var. taikankoense Yamam.; Hippochaete ramosissima (Desf.) Börner) ?;   Terrestrial herbs with long creeping, copiously branched, subterranean rhizome, 5-10 mm thick, rooting at internodes. Aerial stem 1-2 m tall, branched, dark green, polished, glabrous […]

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Equisetum species

at Shahpur, Mah., last week of April, ’10; Equisetum-pteridophyte – efloraofindia | Google Groups   Flora of Chakrata Part-2: Equisetum from tiger fall Chakrata: Equisetum from tiger fall Chakrata        

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Equisetum ramosissimum subsp. debile

Equisetum ramosissimum subsp. debile (Roxb. ex Vaucher) Hauke , Amer. Fern J. 52(1): 33 33 1962. (Unresolved) (Syn: Equisetum debile Roxb. ex Vaucher; Hippochaete ramosissima subsp. debilis (Roxb. ex Vaucher) Á. Löve & D. Löve);      Kalatope grasses id al200311a: Location Kalatope chamba dist Altitude 2100 mt Habit herb Habitat wild/ near streams Height […]

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Equisetum arvense

Equisetum arvense L., Sp. Pl. 2: 1061 1753. (syn: Equisetum arvense subsp. boreale Á. Löve; Equisetum boreale Bong.; Equisetum calderi B. Boivin; Equisetum saxicola Suksd.);    Equisetum arvense, the field horsetail, common horsetail or Mare’s tail is a herbaceous perennial plant, native throughout the arctic and temperate regions of the northern hemisphere. It has separate […]

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