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Horsetail (Shavegrass) (Cut & Sifted, Wild Crafted)

Horsetail, also known as Shamegrass and Snake Grass, is known as a living fossil because it is the only surviving species in its genus. The plant gets its common name from the fact that the erect stems resemble a horse's tail.The fresh aerial parts of the herb are eaten as a spring vegetable, while the dried herb is used for teas and as a bath herb.
Also Known As horsetail, shavegrass, common horsetail, field horsetail, corn horsetail, dutch rushes, horsetail rush, mare's tail, pewterwort, scouring rush, vara de oro, bottle brush, paddock pipes, dutch rushes
SKU 1003


Gluten Free No
Kosher Yes
Organic No

Ordering & Availability

Minimum Order Quantity 100 lbs


Application cosmetic - Use water-based infusions in homemade shampoos and conditioner. Infuse in oil for use in creams, lotions and balms.culinary - Sprinkle over cooked vegetables, pasta and other foods. May be encapsulated as a dietary supplement.safety - Those with kidney disorders or thiamine deficiency should avoid horsetail.
Country of Origin Europe

Regulatory & Compliance

Allergens Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Eggs, Milk, Wheat, Soy, Fish, Crustacean, Sesame Seeds (Canada), Mustard (Canada)

Storage & Packaging

Storage Instructions Store in a cool, dark cabinet in a tightly-sealed container.