Acorus gramineus ‘Ogon’

Botanical Name: Acorus gramineus ‘Ogon’

Phonetic: ah-KOR-us gram-IN-ee-us

Common Name(s): Golden Dwarf Sweet Flag

Family: Acoraceae
Origin: China, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Myanmar, Philippines
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Persistence: Semi-evergreen

Leaf Type: Simple, narrow and linear leaf-blades
Number of Leaflets:
Leaf Color: Variegated with yellow and green stripes, appear as yellow
Fall Color: –
Texture: Coarse
Density: Medium
Bloom Season: Summer
Flower Color(s): Greenish-yellow, insignificant

Exposure: Full sun
USDA: 5-9
Growth Rate:               
Height: 0.5 – 1 Feet
Spread: 0.5 – 1 Feet
Hydrozone: Medium to wet
Soil: Average, medium to wet soils

Features: Low maintenance, tolerates heavy shade, wet soil and erosion, showy foliage
Uses: Ground cover, water plant, naturalize, rain garden, containers, foliage accent

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