Acoraceae

Acorus L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 18 May 2021

Photos
  1. Acorus calamus L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 324; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 130; EPFP 1 (1922) 175; --De Padua et al., PROSEA 12 (1999) 81. N America, Continental Asia. LUZON: Mountain Province, Benguet. Not native to the Philippines. Naturalized in ditches, pools, fishponds and marshes (De Padua et al. 1999).
  2. Acorus gramineus Soland. in Aiton, Hort. Kew. 1 (1789) 474; --Merr., PJS 10 c (1915) Bot. 288; EPFP 1 (1922) 175. Japan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Mongolia, Korea, Laos, Myanmar, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Tibet. LUZON: Laguna. Known from Laguna from San Antonio, BS 14949. On boulders of stream beds at low and medium elevation. Photos

Literature

Bogner, J. 2011. Acoraceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 20: 1-13

De Padua, LS, N Bunyapraphatsara & RHMJ Lemmens. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1. Plant Resources of South-East Asia 12

Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

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Last updated 6 December 2021