Definition of Equisetum robustum
1. Noun. Evergreen erect horsetail with rough-edged stems; formerly used for scouring utensils.
Generic synonyms: Horsetail
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Literary usage of Equisetum robustum
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1. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1903)
"... Notes from the Catskills " ; Cocks, " equisetum robustum " ; Flett, " Variations in the habitat of two ferns " ; Clute, "Cultivation of our hardy ferns" ..."
2. Botany, with Agricultural Applications by John Nathan Martin (1920)
"The equisetum robustum gets as high as 11 feet and a tropical species gets 40 feet high. The stems of Horsetails contain silica, and when dried and ground, ..."
3. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1902)
"equisetum robustum A. Br. Engelmann. Amer. Journ. Sci. 46:88. 1844. This species also fruits much later than E. arvense, and is common in rich soils. ..."