Sweet Flag
Acorus americanus Sweet Flag Family
(c) Tom Barnes
(c) Tom Barnes

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: Green

Leaf Arrangement: Basal

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Linear, Sword-shaped

Habitat Type: Moist areas

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): Canterbury Wetlands (7)

Total Number of EMUs: 1

Status in Massachusetts: Native




Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston