• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Heraklion, Astrakiano gorge
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    August 2009
Great Horstail
Stream ecosystem
Rivers diorama

Photo of the Great Ηorstail, Equisetum telmateia, in a river-side in Astrakiano gorge in Crete, Greece. This semiaquatic ancient plant only grows in dump places. The plant has a long history of medicinal uses.