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Byerley, M. Brooke
Equisetum laevigatum A. Braun
Horsetail, Smooth horsetail
USDA Symbol: EQLA
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Bloom InformationBloom Color:
Not Applicable Bloom Time:
Mar , Apr Bloom Notes:
Not a flowering plant. Reproduces by spores contained within sporangia borne on peltate
AR , AZ , CA , CO , CT , IA , ID , IL , IN , KS , KY , MI , MN , MO , MT , ND , NE , NM , NV , NY , OH , OK , OR , PA , SD , TX , UT , WA , WI , WY Canada: AB
, SK USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun
CaCO3 Tolerance: Low
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Record Modified: 2007-08-09
Research By: TWC Staff