Plant Database forum: Dwarf sweet flag

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Name: Deb
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Bonehead
Jun 24, 2016 1:34 PM CST
Trying to ID a plant -- noted a possible duplication (or perhaps not). Acorus granineum 'Pusillus Minimus Aureus' and Acorus granineum 'Minimus Aureus' ??
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Name: Lin
Florida Zone 9b, 10a

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plantladylin
Jun 24, 2016 3:16 PM CST
Interesting, two separate cultivars?

Grassy-Leaved Sweet Flag (Acorus gramineus 'Minimus Aureus')
http://www.missouribotanicalga...

Dwarf Golden Sweet Flag (Acorus gramineus 'Pusillus Minimus Aureus')
http://www.missouribotanicalga...
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Name: Deb
Pacific NW (Zone 8b)
Region: Pacific Northwest Deer Organic Gardener Ferns Herbs Dragonflies
Spiders! Dog Lover Keeper of Poultry Birds Fruit Growers Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
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Bonehead
Jun 24, 2016 3:37 PM CST
Oh my, now how to figure out which one I have...
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Name: Lin
Florida Zone 9b, 10a

Region: United States of America Deer Region: Florida Charter ATP Member Million Pollinator Garden Challenge I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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plantladylin
Jun 24, 2016 3:47 PM CST
LOL, they both look alike to me.
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Name: Deb
Pacific NW (Zone 8b)
Region: Pacific Northwest Deer Organic Gardener Ferns Herbs Dragonflies
Spiders! Dog Lover Keeper of Poultry Birds Fruit Growers Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
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Bonehead
Jun 24, 2016 8:10 PM CST
And now to further confuse... I found the plant tag, which states mine is Acorus gramineus 'Pusilus Aurea' - which makes 3 possibilities. I suspect they are all one and the same, but will wait to hear from one of the moderators. The common name on the tag is Miniature Sweet Flag with a 4" height.
I want to live in a world where the chicken can cross the road without its motives being questioned.
Name: Lin
Florida Zone 9b, 10a

Region: United States of America Deer Region: Florida Charter ATP Member Million Pollinator Garden Challenge I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Garden Procrastinator Birds Butterflies Bee Lover Hummingbirder Container Gardener
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plantladylin
Jun 25, 2016 7:32 AM CST
:blinking: Blinking Blinking Nurseries can sure make things complicated and confusing. Confused Confused Confused
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Name: Deb
Pacific NW (Zone 8b)
Region: Pacific Northwest Deer Organic Gardener Ferns Herbs Dragonflies
Spiders! Dog Lover Keeper of Poultry Birds Fruit Growers Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
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Bonehead
Jul 8, 2016 12:52 PM CST
Dwarf Golden Sweet Flag (Acorus gramineus 'Pusillus Minimus Aureus')

I went for this one, it has all the words. Shrug.
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