Wedge plant Turkish Agir or Minor Susan with the scientific name of Acorus calamus is grown everywhere such as along the rivers and water streams and has a horizontal cylindrical rhizome, alternate leaves, and pods, narrow in length of 50-60 cm. and has two relatively sharp edges . It has 3 levels of certain fruit contains three seeds enclosed in the calyx.
Pharmaceutical and medical properties
- Eliminates the bloating and stomach tonic
- Relieve indigestion caused by the failure of the gastrointestinal tract action
- Relieve anemia,
- Treatment of liver disease and kidney pain
- Boiled of it is recommended as topical baths for children suffering from rickets.