Photo Courtesy of Ball Horticultural Company

Acorus gramineus Ogon (Golden Variegated Sweet Flag)

Narrow, grass-like, bright green and gold blades brighten up a shady spot or a moist sunny area. When exposed to bright light, the plant has a more golden appearance. When exposed to less light, the plant has a more green appearance. Leaves emit a citrus scent when bruised. Clumping habit, semi evergreen, herbaceous, slow growth rate.

Blooms early spring to early summer

15-30 cm tall x 15-30 cm spread

HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)

Wet soil tolerant 

Attracts pollinators 



Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun/Part Shade
Moisture Consistant