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Usually available: All year
Life cycle: Perennial
Height: 70cm - 1m
Position: Sun / part shade
Soil preference: Moist
This is how we pack and send your Herb Plants to all states except TAS & WA
You will receive
- 1 Sweet Flag Herb Plant in a 50 X 75mm tube - General growing instructions
All of our Herb Plants are grown organically with certified organic potting mixes and fertilizers
Botanical Name: Acorus calamus
Sweet Flag is indigenous to Europe, Asia, North America and India through to New Guinea.
Sweet Flag is a perennial reed – like plant with creeping rhizomes and strap-like leaves to 1m long. Small yellow/green flowers grow on a flower spike or spadix 6-8cm long.
Medicinally the aromatic, bitter rhizomes are used as a bitter tonic to treat indigestion, flatulence and to stimulate appetite.
Sweet Flag is an important herb in Ayurvedic medicine where it is used to strengthen the nervous system.
Sweet Flag prefers boggy areas in sun or part shade but will grow in well watered garden beds or pots.
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