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Acorus gramineus 'Variegated Sweet Flag'

VARIEGATED SWEET FLAG

Buy Variegated Sweet Flag Grass online. An excellent low growing, white and green variegated marsh grass.Foliage is upright and fan shaped. Perfect for accent, mass plantings and water edge plantings. Brighten up dark, moist areas of your garden.

Height:

8-10 Inches

Spread:

10-12 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

7-11

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Multi-Colored
  • Bronze/Tan/Brown
Fruit Type*
  • Non-Edible Fruit
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
  • Multi/Variegated
  • White
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Multi/Variegated
  • White
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Multi/Variegated
  • White
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Multi/Variegated
  • Silver
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Ornamental Grass
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Moist
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Adapts Well to Wet Areas
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Year-Round
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Mass Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Border Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Rock Gardens
  • Rain Garden
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Grasses are easy to grow and adapt to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

A evergreen grass if planted in a protected area.