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Horsetail

Equisetum sp.

Description:

Spear-like shoots of a patch of young horsetail.

Habitat:

Open area of urban park.

Notes:

I first noticed these in early spring in an open area of patchy grass.

1 species ID suggestions

Machi
Machi 3 years ago
Horsetail
Equisetum sp. Equisetum

2 Comments

Machi
Machi 3 years ago

It's quite understandable. Most people think they are, including me the first time I saw one!

augustgray
augustgray 3 years ago

Oh, so it's not a mushroom. Thanks, Machi.

서울, Republic of Korea

Lat: 37.55, Long: 127.09

Spotted on Apr 12, 2015
Submitted on May 5, 2015

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