Flora of Northern Ireland
Equisetum sylvaticum
© Graham Day
Equisetum sylvaticum
© Graham Day
Equisetum sylvaticum
© Paul Hackney
Equisetum sylvaticum
(Map updated: March 2008)
 

Despite its name this horsetail is often found in unshaded situations as well as in damp woods. It differs from all other species of horsetail in having regularly branched branches, and has a delicate and attractive appearance.

All names: Equisetum sylvaticum L.