Caption: Close-up of the strobili of a giant horsetail (Equisetum telmateia). Horsetails are primitive plants that have existed practically unchanged for nearly 400 million years. The strobilus is a spore-bearing reproductive structure. Filmed in northern Italy.

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Giant horsetail strobili

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