Acorus 'Minimus Aureus' forms a slowly-spreading groundcover of finely-textured, linear, golden foliage.
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.
Common Name: Grassy-leaved Sweet Flag
Family: Acoraceae (The Sweet Flag Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-11
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour: Green
Soil Moisture: Moist, Wet
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Stream banks and marshes.
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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