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Equisetum hyemale hyemale

(Equisetum hyemale hyemale)

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Description

Equisetum hyemale, commonly known as rough horsetail, scouring rush, scouringrush horsetail and in South Africa as snake grass, is a perennial herb in the fern Division Pteridophyta. It is a native plant throughout the Holarctic Kingdom, found in North America, Europe, and northern Asia.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum:
Class: Equisetopsida
Order:Equisetales
Family:Equisetaceae
Genus:Equisetum
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