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Acorus gramineus 'Minimus Aureus'
Common Name: Grassy-leaved Sweet Flag Family: Acoraceae (The Sweet Flag Family)

Acorus gramineus 'Minimus Aureus'
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This sweet flag from Japan has tilted fans of linear, gold foliage that slowly spreads to form finely-textured mats. Tiny, insignificant, yellow-green flowers bloom on lateral, sedge-like spikes. Flowers give way to very tiny, reddish, fleshy berries. Best grown in evenly moist soil or as a marginal plant in ponds.


Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Stream banks and marshes.

ClassSemi-evergreen  Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
TypeGrass  Secondary Bloom ColourGreen 
Height8-12'  Bloom Time 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun Part Sun  Foliage ColourGold 
Soil MoistureMoist Wet  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-11  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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