Can anyone tell me what this two plants are? They were found in the entrance of San Pedro de atacama in the country of Chile.

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The first one is very similar to one medicinal herb in my country known as salvilla and it is a medicinal plant that could help you for the stomachache, but I am not sure you have to check it if looks like my dear salvilla (Buddleja scordioides).

The second one is too familiar to the Horse tail or Equisetaceae also equisetum. in my country is a medicina plant that help to the kidneys. In the image some varieties of this plant:

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  • I know the horse tail… but horse tail is softer, this plant was very very hard. Commented Oct 27, 2015 at 0:41

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