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Dried Horsetail

Dried Horsetail


Dried Horsetail (30 gms)



30 gms is Equivalent to Approximately  10 Generously Heaped Tblsps



LATIN NAME - Equisetum Arvense



Also Known As:


  • Puzzlegrass
  • Shavegrass
  • Bottlebrush
  • Mare’s Tail
  • Scouring Rush



Horsetail is an Unusual Looking Perennial Plant that Produces no Flowers and  it  will Come Back Year after Year.   It can be  Considered a Weed and it Spreads Quickly by Spores rather than Seeds. The Plant could be Considered by some to be Invasive, it can Move Through an Area of Land very Fast and once Established it could be Difficult to get rid of if you no longer Require it  in your Garden.



The Horsetail Plant is Similar to a Fern, It  has Hollow, Pointed Stems  and grows to  about 1 Foot Tall (12 inches).



Horsetail has an Airy, Fernlike look that Resembles a Bottle Brush, It has Wiry, Leafless 6 inch to 2 foot Hollow Stems with it's Shoots Tipped with a Cone that Produces the Plant's Reproductive Spores. 



Only the Green Fern Like Part of the Plant is used for Alternative Medicinal Purposes. The Root of the Plant is not used.






    Use Horsetail when Performing Spells & Rituals for:


    • Strengthening Boundaries
    • Protection against Intruders in the Home
    • Strengthening Commitments and Vows 
    • Fertility 
    • Summoning Snakes 
    • Anti Ageing 
    • Cleansing Emotional Chaos from the Mind




    • Gender - Not Known
    • Planet - Saturn 
    • Element - Not Known


    Horsetail can be used as Success Herb when taking a Gamble, usually where Money is involved and it can also help to Help Bring Good Luck in all Situations.


    Horsetail is Traditionally Believed to be Beneficial in the Treatment of :

    • Rheumatoid Arthritis  
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Heart Disease
    • Wound Healing
    • Swelling
    • Strengthening Hair
    • Strenghtening Nails
    • Ulcers
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Cancer
    • Cellulite
    • Weight Loss
    • Herpes
    • HIV
    • Kidney Stones
    • Diarrhea
    • Digestion
    • Asthma
    • Bone Health
    • Varicose Veins
    • Gout
    • Skin Care
    • Diabetes
    • Respiratory Conditions
    • Pain Relief
    • Urinary Tract




    • Flavonoids
    • Phenolic acids
    • Antioxidant
    • Anti-inflammatory
    • Antimicrobial
    • Apigenin
    • Luteolin
    • Flavan-3-ol
    • Kaempferol
    • Isoquercitrin
    • Quercetin
    • Proanthocyanidins
    • Tannins
    • Caffeic Acid 


    Horsetail is  an Amazing Medicinal Plant  that Provides  us with Numerous Health Benefits.  It is a  Plant that  can also Help with its  Cognitive Boosting Function,  as well as Protecting Bone Health, Alleviating Respiratory Conditions and also helps  Promote Good Oral Health. Horsetail also Supports our Immunity and Acts as a Detoxifying Agent in the Body.


    It is well known for its Anti-Inflammatory Properties and Antibacterial, Anti-Microbial, Antioxidant, and Coagulant Properties. Horsetail can be used to help both Internal and External Body Aches and Pains. 

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