Acorus calamus

Genus
Acorus
Species
calamus
Family
Acoraceae
Common Name(s)
Sweet flag, cinnamon sedge, flagroot, gladdon, myrtle flag, myrtle grass, myrtle sedge, sweet cane, sweet myrtle, sweet root, sweet rush, and sweet sedge
Range
Temperate and warm zones of both hemispheres
Habitat
Wetlands and marshes
Hardiness
USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 °C (-35 °F)
Sun Exposure
Sun to Partial Shade
Water Needs
Water daily if not in a marsh or wetland.
Soil Type
Rich, moist soil.
Soil pH
No Info Available.
Height
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Age to Maturity
Three years.
Bloom Color
Yellow
Bloom Type
Propagation Method(s)
Seed Collection
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