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Giant Horsetail (Equisetum telmateia)

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Equisetum Telmateia, or more commonly know as Giant Horsetail, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Equisetum. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Equisetum Telmateia or Giant Horsetail's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of California, Idaho, Michigan, Oregon and Washington.

  • Category: Horsetail
  • Genus: Equisetum
  • Family: Equisetaceae
  • Order: Equisetales
  • Class: Equisetopsida
  • Division: Equisetophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • State Noxious Status: OR (BDW Q)
  • State Noxious Common Name: OR (giant horsetail)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: STATE
  • State T/E Status: MI (PREX)
  • State T/E Common Name: MI (giant horsetail)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACW OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(NI) 3(OBL) 9(FACW) 0(OBL)




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