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. Native to North America and east Asia. 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 to S China. LUZON: Laguna (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 18 May 2021