Horsetails

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  1. what are the characteristics of horsetails?
    Ridged and segmented stem

    Hollow stem, most with a central cavity and several smaller canals

    Small triangular leaves united into a collar encircling the stem

    Spore production in a cone-like strobilus

    Belowground stem – a rhizome network

    Some species may be distinctly dimorphic
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    field horsetails
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    wood horsetails
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Horsetails
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2010-12-10 18:07:21
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Horsetails
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