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Water Bamboo, Equisetum - Plant

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This is easy to grow. You can plant in the pond and decor your garden.

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1Water Bamboo, Equisetum - Plant
26 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
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About Water Bamboo

Equisetum is the botanical name for the plant known commonly as rough horsetail or scouring rush. Its ancestors were gigantic plants in Paleozoic times.

It is a perennial that is evergreen, but this ancient plant is more closely related to ferns than to the perennials we are most accustomed to growing in our gardens. A non-flowering plant, it reproduces via spores and rhizomes. Tall and skinny, you may hear it called joint grass (

Plant Specifications

Plant Height18 inch (46 cm)
Plant Spread 5 inch (13 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Snake Grass, Joint Grass, Rough horsetail, Scouring Rush
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 2 feet
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Cut off any rhizomes growing out of the pot.
  • Prune the dead stems after they turn brown in winter.
  • Water twice in a week.
  • Apply fertilizer in the spring season.

    Water Bamboo care

    Sunlight Full to partial sunlight
    Watering Twice-a-week
    Soil Sandy loam soil
    Temperature 20 to 30 degrees C
    Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer

    Water Bamboo special feature

    Attractive herb

    Water Bamboo uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • This is used as the ornamental plant

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    What is another name for a Water Bamboo?

    Water Bamboo is commonly known as Snake Grass, Joint Grass, Rough horsetail, Scouring Rush

    How tall do Water Bamboo grow?

    On average Water Bamboo grows Up to 2 feet

    How hard is Water Bamboo to grow?

    A Water Bamboo is Easy to grow

    How much sunlight does a Water Bamboo need?

    A Water Bamboo prefers Full to partial sunlight

    How much water does a Water Bamboo need?

    A Water Bamboo prefers watering Twice-a-week

    What kind of soil does a Water Bamboo need?

    A Water Bamboo prefers Sandy loam soil

    What temperature does a Water Bamboo like?

    A Water Bamboo prefers 20 to 30 degrees C

    How often should I fertilize my Water Bamboo?

    To encourage Water Bamboo growth, Apply any organic fertilizer

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