Japanese Sweet Flag (Acorus gramineus 'Ogon')

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Ōgon

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: In Water
Wet
Wet Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 6 - 12 inches
Plant Spread: 6 - 12 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Semi-evergreen
Fragrant
Variegated
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Green
Other: Greenish yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Erosion control
Groundcover
Water gardens
Will Naturalize
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Flood Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Best plants for Mini/ Fairy Gardens by Ibartoo Dec 28, 2011 8:22 AM 11

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