Acorus gramineus 'Variegatus'
Variegated Grassy-leaved Sweet Flag
- Main interest:
- Compact with white and green blades
- full sun to part shade. Semi-aquatic.
- Growth type:
- slow runner
- Flower colour:
- green, July to August
- variegated white and green
- USDA Hardiness:
- Zone 5: -28.9 ° C (-20 ° F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 0.8 ft (0.25 m) width: 1 ft (0.3 m)
- border, specimen
Also called Japanese Rush, Acorus gramineus are widely used in japanese gardens for their unique shape and colorful blades. Known as semi-aquatic plant, it likes to have its root crown just below the water. Like all Acorus gramineus...when bruised, the foliage emit a citrus scent.