flower gardening

Rain Collection Technology Revisited

To catch the rain, you don’t need a bucket, a plate, a cup, or any other receptacle at all. As Horsetail teaches, spikes will do, rough spikes that provide enough surface that its collection of water tension exceeds the mass of the water.

A clever trick! Horsetail metabolizes silicon, so has sand within its cells, which makes every horsetail a beach, with water collecting in its wavelets.

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