Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

Clicking on particular species will lead you to more information or photographs:

A camera indicates there are pictures. camera icon
A speaker indicates there is a sound file demonstrating pronunciation of the botanical name. speaker icon
A plus sign after a Latin name indicates that the species is further divided into varieties or subspecies. plus sign icon

Your search found 2 taxa.

arrow icon arrow

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?


Your search found 2 taxa. You are on page PAGE 1 out of 1 pages.


"Creating a wildlife habitat is more than just planting a pretty garden. It's actually restoring one small piece of the ecosystem." — David Mizejewski, Attracting Birds, Butterflies and Other Backyard Wildlife