Name: Equisetum arvense L.
Harvest: In the warmer months.
Properties: Diuretic, remineralizing, astringent, healing.
Common names: Codicchio, saurin grass spiela, bisti, goat tail, rugna grass, foxtail, pinetta, coa de gattu.
Habitat: Up to the first mountain slopes in humid places in northern Italy
Ponytail - Equisetum arvense: Property
Parts used: The drums.
Storage: They must be dried in the sun or in the oven and then stored in dry and dry places.
Use: Decoctions and infusions for internal and external use.
Notes: In the past, the ponytail was widely used in agriculture, as a fertilizer or to fight rust.