field horsetail


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Noun1.field horsetail - of Eurasia and Greenland and North Americafield horsetail - of Eurasia and Greenland and North America
horsetail - perennial rushlike flowerless herbs with jointed hollow stems and narrow toothlike leaves that spread by creeping rhizomes; tend to become weedy; common in northern hemisphere; some in Africa and South America
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Field horsetail (Equisetum arvense)--effects of potassium under different light and nitrogen conditions.
Grovth of field horsetail (Equisetum arvense) under low light and low nitrogen condition.
High quality extracts of plants such as red clover, field horsetail, marshmallow and birch leaves stimulate the innate regenerative powers of the skin, according to the company, as well as helping to firm the connective tissue and refine the skin's structure, resulting in skin that should feel silky to the touch.