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15 species 20 species Adans Africa ancient Greek ancient Greek name anthelmintic aromatic Asia astringent Australia Bark Benth bitter botanist Brazil British America California Canada Canada and eastern Codex Compositae demulcent diaphoretic diuretic East Indies eastern U. S. edible emmenagogue Ericaceae Europe Europe and Asia febrifuge Fern Florida Fruit esculent Gaertn gardens Gray Herba herbs Indian Jacq Labiatae leaves Lily Marsh Mediterranean region Mexico Michx Moench Moss north temperate zone northern Asia Nutt officinalis Old World Papilionaceae Perennial herbs Pine Pink plant Plum Polypodiaceae Pursh Radix Rhizome root Rosaceae Roxb Salisb Scapose Scrophulariaceae Seeds shrubby shrubs Southeastern U. S. Southern Europe southern U. S. species Sweet Texas Thistle tonic Trees or shrubs tropical America tropical Asia tropical regions Umbelliferae vulgaris vulnerary Walt warmer regions West Indies western White widely cult Wild Willd Wood yield
Page 13 - Pharmacopasial name. — Calamus. Other common names. — Sweet cane, sweet grass, sweet myrtle, sweet rush, sweet sedge, sweet segg, sweetroot, cinnamon-sedge, myrtle-flag, myrtle-grass, myrtle-sedge, beewort. Habitat and range. — This plant frequents wet and muddy places and borders of streams from Nova Scotia to Minnesota, southward to Florida and Texas, also occurring in Europe and Asia. It is usually partly immersed in water...