On 22 May 1997 22:21:59 GMT, "Paulo Campos" <campus at mail.telepac.pt> wrote in
>Thanks for your help.
>>But what are the varieties used for polishing metal, or wood, and where is
>that beiing done, and how?
>>The varieties I have avilable are: telmateia, ramosissimum and arvense.
Any Equisetum will do. How? Just pick some, put some hot or cold water into your
pot, and start scouring.
Henriette Kress HeK at hetta.pp.fi Helsinki, Finland
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