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Can anyone identify this plant please? It tends to grow like a weed in between paving stones / at the edge of borders etc.

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  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Posts: 87,942
    Afraid that’s Horsetail

    Info and advice here https://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?pid=257



    Gardening in Central Norfolk on improved gritty moraine over chalk ... free-draining.





  • JessumJessum Posts: 81
    It looks like mare's tail (equisetum) not sure if the spelling is correct.  If so it is a nasty weed and it has a shiny outside cuticle that seems to repel weedkiller.  You have to stamp on it to bruise it in order to allow a weedkiller to work.
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