Calamus (Acorus calamus var americanus) Live Root, organic


Family:  Arum (Araceae)

Zones 4 to 11

Plant prefers pond, streamside or moist or sodden soil—excellent filter plant in pondscapes, it will clarify yucky water and promote health of any waterway or pond. Plant prefers full sun to part shade and moist soil or shallow water at the edge of the pond.  Just press the rhizome and rootlets down into the mud with the green shoots pointing up toward the sun and you will see great results.

Sprouted root cutting or potted plant, certified organically grown

Note:  Roots and plants are available to the US only.  Potted plants, trees and succulents listed on this website are now shipping.   Calamus may be planted any time your pond is unfrozen or your soil is warm enough to work.  Unless a request for a particular shipping week accompanies your order (use the “order notes” field at checkout), we will endeavor to get you your plants within 2 weeks.



Calamus (Acorus calamus var americanus) Live Root, organic