Author: Jan Scholten
Botany: 1 genus, Acorus; cosmopoitan; ponds, marshes, quiet streams; cosmopolitan; flowers in a spadix with spathe.
In past classifications Acorus was included in the Araceae, who also have flowers in a spadix with spathe. In the Apg classification Acoraceae is placed as the first diverging lineage in the Monocots.
In the Plant theory Acoraceae is the only Family in the Order Acorales, in the Subclass Acoridae.
They have a conflict between just being and experiencing life, on the one hand, and trying to make relationships. Communication and contact causes them confusion.
Confusion of identity, blur, reality and mask; recognising or not recognising.
Lack of direction, disorientation in time and space.
Lack of will, power, focus.
Immigrants, people without roots.
Avoiding responsibility. Transitions.
Sexual identity problems.
Theme: water, boats, boating, drifting, to the side, hard to steer, < opposing currents.
Delusion: small, gigantic.
Female: < menopause.