Equisetum scirpoides


Attractive short spiky evergreen rush great masking the edge of the pond.


Equisetum scirpoides develops into a dense carpet of deep green.

Top tip: Can spread quite quickly if given access to suitable soil.

Flowers: The plant produces spores but no seeds.

Height: 5-15cm

Propagation: Division

Depth of water over the soil: 0-10cm

Planting: Plant into 1/5lt planting crate using heavy garden loam or Westland Aquatic Soil