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Taxon: Acorus gramineus Sol. ex Aiton

 
Genus: Acorus
Family: Acoraceae
Nomen number: 1359
Place of publication: Hort. kew. 1:474. 1789
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 08-Apr-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • grass-leaf sweet-flag  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • slender sweet-flag  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • jin qian pu  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Zhejiang Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Gansu Sheng, Jiangxi Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Guizhou Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Sichuan Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Xizang Zizhiqu]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Korea, South, Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India [Sikkim]
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar (n.)
    • MALESIA: Philippines [Luzon]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. American Herbal Products Association. 1992. Herbs of commerce
  2. Birdsey, M. R. 1951. The cultivated aroids. 10-11.
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  5. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  6. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 2002. World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).
  7. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984-. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  10. Li, H. L. et al., eds. 1975-1979. Flora of Taiwan.
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  12. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  13. Merrill, E. D. 1922-1926. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants.
  14. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants. Kulturpflanze 34:74
  15. Natural Products Research Institute, Seoul National University. 1998. Medicinal plants in the Republic of Korea. WHO Regional Publications Western Pacific Series No. 21. URL: http://www.wpro.who.int/internet/files/pub/97/9.pdf target='_blank'
  16. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  17. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  18. Steward, A. N. 1958. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley.
  19. Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  20. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Acorus gramineus Sol. ex Aiton :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?1359. Accessed 19 August 2019.