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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. Last Changed: 05-May-2014
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

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 [Gansu, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan, Zhejiang]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Korea, Taiwan

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


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. American Herbal Products Association Herbs of commerce. 1992 (Herbs Commerce)
  2. Birdsey, M. R. 1951. The cultivated aroids 10-11.
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  5. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  6. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae). (L Araceae)
  7. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  8. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  9. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  10. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  12. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  13. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  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 Medicinal plants in the Republic of Korea. WHO Regional Publications Western Pacific Series No. 21. (Med Pl Korea)
  16. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  17. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  18. Steward, A. N. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley. (F LowYangtze)
  19. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  20. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=1359. Accessed 10 December 2018.