A dwarf variety of horsetail, this small pond plant is quite attractive when planted in a bog area or near the edge of the pond. Dwarf Horsetail is a nice foreground plant that is evergreen in most areas. Green foliage is accented with horizontal black bands. Dwarf Horsetail does best in moist soil, it will tolerate seasonal flooding, but will not grow submerged with water above the crown of the plant.
Dwarf Horsetail (Equisetum scirpoides)
Hardiness Zone: 4-9
Light Requirements: Full sun to part shade
Height: 8" - Spread: Running Spread
PLANTING CONTAINER: We recommend a 2 gallon solid planting container or a medium planting bag.
Water Depth: Moist soil
For in depth planting instructions visit our Bog Plant Planting Instructions page.
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