Dwarf Golden Japanese Sweetflag (Acorus Gramineus 'Ogon')
Dwarf Golden Japanese Sweetflag or Sweet Flag, is an aromatic, ornamental grass that grows 6 - 12 inches tall with flat, iris-like green foliage that is striped with green and gold coloration. This plant looks great when planted at the edge of a pond to soften the rockery. Dwarf Golden Japanese Sweetflag has a clumping habitat and adds visual interest to your pond or landscape. Dwarf Golden Japanese Sweetflag grows well in marshes and wetlands and bogs.
Height Grows 6 - 12 inches
Width Grows 6 - 12 inches wide
Sunlight Requirements Full sun to part shade
Moisture Requirements Very moist soil to shallow water
Zone Hardy in zones 6 - 12
Plant your Dwarf Golden Japanese Sweetflag in containers using loam soil. Place container in the pond with an inch or two of water above the roots. Dwarf Japanese Golden Sweetflag may also be planted in your bog area or in marshes or wetlands where the soil is very moist--as it is great for naturalizing as well.