wood horsetail

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Related to wood horsetail: Equisetum Sylvaticum
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Noun1.wood horsetail - Eurasia except southern Russia; northern 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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Birds include the great spotted woodpecker, chiffchaff, willow warbler and sparrow hawk and the flora includes bluebells and locally rare wood horsetail which likes shady damp conditions.