Equisetum hyemale L. - Horsetail
Family - Equisetaceae
Stems - No info. yet.
Leaves - No info yet.
Inflorescence - No info. yet.
Flowering - March - August.
Habitat - Ditches, moist to wet ground.
Origin - Native to U.S. and Eurasia.
Other info. - This interesting species can be found throughout Missouri. This is a mostly unbranched species that can be easily identified in the field.
Photographs taken in Gainesville, FL., 7-21-02.