Acorus calamus

Acorus calamus Acorus calamus Acorus calamus

Acorus calamus - Perennial wetland monocot, up to 2 m high, with leaves and rhizome scented. Leaves sympodial, 0.7-1.7 cm broad, margin undulate. The spadix 4.9-8.9 cm long; flowers 3-4 mm across, normally infertile. When fruits present they are berry-like, containing few seeds.

Scientific Name Acorus calamus
Family Name ACORACEAE
English Name Variegated sweet flag
Local Name Wadakaha (වදකහ)
Sanskrit Name Vacha
Conservation Status
Status Native
Edible Parts None

Acorus calamus Acorus calamus Acorus calamus

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