Origin of sweet flag
Examples from the Web for sweet calamus
Its home is a hole in the ground, and boys often amuse themselves by running pieces of sweet-flag in the hole.
However, as the leaves of the Sweet-Flag are fragrant, the odor will be a means of recognizing it.
It trembles in the air, the sprig of sweet-flag, and smiles its dry green smile.The Old House and Other Tales|Feodor Sologub
Sweet-Flag is employed as an aromatic stimulant and tonic in feeble digestion.
He is as genuine, as wholesome and real as sweet-flag and clover.