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Common horsetail

Equisetum arvense


Common horsetails or tsukushi/sugina in Japanese are a common spring time sight. In Japan they are sometimes boiled and then stewed in soy sauce and eaten.


Damp soils throughout the northern hemisphere.

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青森市 (Aomori), Japan

Lat: 40.81, Long: 140.78

Spotted on May 7, 2012
Submitted on May 7, 2012

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