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Acorus gramineus/Acorus

Acorus gramineus / Acorus gramineus
Acorus growing in water garden
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Acorus growing in water garden

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Scientific Name: Acorus gramineus
Common Name: Acorus
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Yellow
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Wet,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Ground covers
Comments: Acorus will grow in containers slightly submerged in water or in soil. This is a nice plant for detail design work either as plantings in the ground, in water, or in containers. Plants can be divided every few years. Excellent plant for small patio gardens because will grow in full sunlight to shade.