Taxon  Report   90 
Acorus calamus  L.
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Acorus calamus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Acorus calamus
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Acorus calamus
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Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: ACORACEAE  
Genus: Acorus
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Acorus calamus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ACCA4)

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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 28, 2015).

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