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Equisetum hyemale

Horsetail Rush

Spreading, rhizomatous, flowerless plants have jointed green stems with a black fringe of scale-like leaves at the joints. Very invasive, grow only in containers to prevent rampant spread. Deer resistant. Suitable for shallow water and raingardens. Native.

Prefers full sun to part shade and cool moist to wet soil. Can tolerate standing water up to 4' and heavy, clay soil.

SKU

Description

Qty

Pricing

95831 3 qt. 1 - $12.99 Ea.
98212 1 qt. 1 - $9.29 Ea.

Height:

24-60 Inches

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Spread:

12-72 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3-11

Characteristics & Attributes

Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist
Wet
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Bog
Container
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
East-Coast Native
Interesting Foliage
Naturalizing
Interesting Notes

Makes a great architectural plant when it is controlled.

Equisetum hyemale (Horsetail Rush)

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