Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Sweetflag, European Calamus
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Acorus calamus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Acorus calamus
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Acorus calamus 032-01-001


Inflorescence a cylindric tapering spadix; leaf-like spathe continues up, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


range map need picture of flower of Acorus americanus, Sweetflag, American Calamus
speaker icon Common Name: Sweetflag, American Calamus
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Acorus americanus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Acorus americanus
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Acorus calamus 032-01-001?


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"When one reaches the mints, whatever trouble existed before seems child's play; here is an order of plants which was apparently created for the express purpose of convincing the amateur that he can never master botany." — F. Schuyler Mathews, Fieldbook of American Wild Flowers