This moisture-loving perennial forms a compact tuft of narrow, bleached-gold leaves that release a light, sweet fragrance when crushed. The tiny, insignificant yellow-green flowers give way to tiny red-orange berries.
Water-Loving; Deer Resistant
Excellent as ground cover and in beds, containers, mass plantings, shade.
Gardens: bog, cottage, formal, modern, patio, shade and water gardens.
Acorus gramineus 'Pusillus minimus Aureus'
(Japanese Sweet Flag)
Full sun to part shade
4" (10 cm)
9" (23 cm)
6" (15 cm)
Insignificant yellow-green flowers are followed by tiny reddish berries
May - June
Prefers average soil types
Part of our Signature Collection