|Saururus cernuus subsp. var.||Lizard's tail|
Saururus cernuus (Lizard's tail, Water-dragon, Swamp Root) is a medicinal and ornamental plant native to eastern North America. It grows in wet areas or shallow water, and can be up to about a meter tall.
|Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture|
Saururus cernuus, Linn. Lizard's Tail. Height 2-5 ft.: lvs. cordate, acuminate: fls. white, fragrant, in a spike which is nodding at the end; bract lanceolate; filaments long and capillary. In swamps and shallow water, Conn. to Ont., Minn., Mo., and southward. June-Aug. CH
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- Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture, by L. H. Bailey, MacMillan Co., 1963