Acorus gramineus 'Ogon'
Also called Japanese Rush
Suitable Substitutions for Acorus gramineus 'Ogon'
More About Acorus gramineus 'Ogon'
- Variegated, green and golden-yellow, grass-like foliage
- Striking in a water feature or garden
- Insignificant, green flowers
- Evergreen to semi-evergreen foliage
- Grown for its dwarf, clump forming habit
- Foliage and rhizomes emit a sweet citrus scent when crushed or bruised
- Bloom Time: Late spring
Golden Variegated Sweet Flag Growing and Maintenance Tips
Foliage is evergreen in mild winters, but should be cut back in early spring to allow the new, fresh growth to appear. Suitable for bog gardens, however, it will not tolerate deep standing water. This dwarf cultivar is a slow grower.
Acorus gramineus 'Ogon' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeLt. Spr-Sum
Landscape usesWoodland/woods edge