Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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

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"... most of the woody plants are as easily identified by twig, bud, and bark characters as by leaves, if one is familiar with the traits to observe in winter." — Ron Lance, Woody Plants of the Southeastern US, A Winter Guide