Übersicht Pflanzen

The Botanical System of the Plants
Das Botanisches System der Pflanzen
Friedrich A. Lohmueller

Overview Plants

Familia: Acoraceae Martinov, (Sweet Flag family, Kalmusgewächse)
Genus:  Acorus L. (Sweet Flag, Kalmus)

Acorus calamus
Acorus calamus
Acorus gramineus
Acorus gramineus

Species: 6.
Geography: North America, northern Asia, eastern Asia, naturalised: southern Asia and Europe.
  • Acorus americanus (Raf.) Raf. - (American Sweet Flag), - Alaska, Canada and northern USA.
    syn.: Acorus calamus var. americanus
  • Acorus calamus* L., (Common Sweet Flag, Kalmus),
    - Europe, temperate India and the Himalayas and southern Asia.
  • Acorus gramineus* Soland., (Japanese Sweet Flag, Grassy-leaved Sweet Flag, Zwerg-Kalmus) ,
    - Himalayas to Japan, Myanmar, Thailand, the Philippines
  • Acorus triqueter Turcz. ex Schott, - eastern Asia, Japan and Taiwan.
    syn. Acorus calamus var. angustatus
  • Acorus latifolius Z.Y.Zhu, - China.
  • Acorus xiangyeus Z.Y.Zhu, - China.

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