Botanical Stories of Oregon

Giant Horsetail (Equisetum telmatiea)


A small patch of Giant Horsetail (Equisetum telmatiea) emerges from a moist gully alongside Salmon Creek in the Willamette National Forest.  The Giant Horsetail is a herbaceous perennial which reproduces both by spores and expansion of its rhizome. Often they are found growing in large dense colonies; with shoots growing [...]

Giant Horsetail (Equisetum telmatiea)2021-03-08T16:57:40-08:00


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