Acorus

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Related to Acorales: Acorus, Acoraceae, calamus
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Noun1.Acorus - sweet flags; sometimes placed in subfamily Acoraceae
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Araceae, arum family, family Araceae - anthurium; calla lily; jack-in-the-pulpit; philodendron
flagroot, myrtle flag, sweet calamus, sweet flag, Acorus calamus, calamus - perennial marsh plant having swordlike leaves and aromatic roots
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Amborellales 1 1 Nymphaeales 3 2 Austrobaileyales 3 2 Chloranthales 1 1 Magnoliids Cannellales 2 Piperales 5 3 Laurales 7 2 1 Magnoliales 6 3 1 Monocots Acorales 1 Alismatales 13 2 Petrosaviales 1 Dioscoreales 5 2 Pandanales 5 2 Liliales 10 4 Asparagales (incl.
After Acorales (= the genus Acorus),which is the sister to the remaining monocots and is discussed separately below, the next node leads to Alismatales.
Haplostylis Pax, Sapindaceae, Liliopsida, Acorales, Pyxidanthera harbulata Michx.