Equisetum arvense 

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Plant types and subtypes: Grasses

Equisetum arvense 

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Description

Equisetum arvense 

Also known as:

field horsetail

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Scientific Synonyms:

Description

Equisetum arvense is an ancient species, with and unusual growing pattern that produces distinct fertile and sterile stems at different times, sometimes leading people to believe that they are observing two individual species.

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Seed plants
Division Equisetophyta
Class
Subclass
Order
Family Equisetaceae
Genus Equisetum
Species Equisetum arvense  field horsetail