The Nature of Phenology 5/2/20: Horsetails

Producers: Hazel Stark & Joe Horn
Host: Hazel Stark

Field horsetail, known by botanists as Equisetum arvense, shares a rough resemblance to a young pine tree—green in color overall and somewhat like a bottle brush in shape. These ancient plants are easy to notice now as they are just starting to emerge from wet fields and ditches.

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